Title American political parties and elections : a very short introduction / L. Sandy Maisel.
Author Maisel, Louis Sandy, 1945-
Publication New York : Oxford University Press, [2016]
Edition Second edition.
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 179 pages)
Call # eBOOK
Series Very short introductions
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Machine generated contents note: -- 1 The context of American elections and political parties -- 2 A brief history of American political parties -- 3 Party organizations: What do they look like? What do they do? -- 4 Who are Republicans? Who are Democrats? Who are the "others"? -- 5 Presidential elections: Nominating campaigns and general elections -- 6 Subnational nominations and elections -- 7 Far from the perfect democracy -- Notes -- Further reading -- Index.
Access Available only to authorized users.
Summary "Few Americans and even fewer citizens of other nations understand the electoral process in the United States. The second edition of this Very Short Introduction offers an up-to-date overview of American political parties and elections, providing an insider's view of how the system actually works while shining a light on some of its flaws"-- Provided by publisher.
System Req Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Political parties -- United States.
Elections -- United States.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Elections.
Genre Electronic books.
Addl. Author Serials Solutions. distributor
Addl. Title American political parties and elections (Online)

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