skip to content
Is this any way to run a democratic election? Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Is this any way to run a democratic election?

Author: Stephen J Wayne
Publisher: London : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : Sixth editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The 2016 elections are over, but the debate over the fairness and accuracy of our electoral process has never been more contentious. Hacking, fake news, a "rigged system," voter ID challenges, Super PACs, and an Electoral College defying the popular vote count all lead to a common question and concern: Is this any way to run a democratic election?New to the Sixth EditionNew data and timely illustrations from the  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Wayne, Stephen J.
Is this any way to run a democratic election?
(DLC) 2017045120
(OCoLC)1007077945
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen J Wayne
ISBN: 9781315145068 1315145065 9781351383813 1351383817 9781351383790 1351383795
OCLC Number: 1022560769
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Chapter 1 Democratic Elections --
What’s the Problem? / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 2 Popular Base of American Electoral Politics / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 3 How Representative Are American Elections? / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 4 Has Money Corrupted Our Electoral Process? / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 5 News Media Coverage --
Fair or Unfair? True or False? / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 6 The Nomination Process --
Whose Is It Anyway? / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 7 Are American Parties Still Representative? / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 8 Campaign Communications --
How Much Do They Matter? / Stephen J. Wayne --
chapter 9 Elections and Government --
A Tenuous Connection / Stephen J. Wayne.
Responsibility: Stephen J. Wayne, Georgeton University.

Abstract:

"The 2016 elections are over, but the debate over the fairness and accuracy of our electoral process has never been more contentious. Hacking, fake news, a "rigged system," voter ID challenges, Super PACs, and an Electoral College defying the popular vote count all lead to a common question and concern: Is this any way to run a democratic election?New to the Sixth EditionNew data and timely illustrations from the 2016 elections. Social media (Facebook, YouTube, Twitter) and their impact. Fake news vs. more objective and traditional election news coverage. Election integrity in the face of hacking, rumoring, and instantaneous news. Money--the role of Super PACs and billionaire donors as well as candidates. Updates and refinements to pedagogical features including chapter introductions, end of chapter exercises, and online references in the suggested readings."--Provided by publisher.

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Praise for the Sixth EditionIf you aren't lucky enough to be enrolled in one of Prof. Wayne's classes, this smart, accessible book is the next best option. It allows readers to explore what works and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1022560769> # Is this any way to run a democratic election?
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:MediaObject, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "1022560769" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/324.973/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/democracy_united_states> ; # Democracy--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/elections> ; # Elections
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_campaigns_united_states> ; # Political campaigns--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_science_political_process_elections> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--Elections
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/democracy> ; # Democracy
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Place/united_states> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/elections_united_states> ; # Elections--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_science_political_process_general> ; # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_campaigns> ; # Political campaigns
    schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Person/wayne_stephen_j> ; # Stephen J. Wayne
    schema:bookEdition "Sixth edition." ;
    schema:bookFormat schema:EBook ;
    schema:datePublished "2018" ;
    schema:description ""The 2016 elections are over, but the debate over the fairness and accuracy of our electoral process has never been more contentious. Hacking, fake news, a "rigged system," voter ID challenges, Super PACs, and an Electoral College defying the popular vote count all lead to a common question and concern: Is this any way to run a democratic election?New to the Sixth EditionNew data and timely illustrations from the 2016 elections. Social media (Facebook, YouTube, Twitter) and their impact. Fake news vs. more objective and traditional election news coverage. Election integrity in the face of hacking, rumoring, and instantaneous news. Money--the role of Super PACs and billionaire donors as well as candidates. Updates and refinements to pedagogical features including chapter introductions, end of chapter exercises, and online references in the suggested readings."--Provided by publisher."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/56572178> ;
    schema:genre "Electronic books"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1007077945> ;
    schema:name "Is this any way to run a democratic election?"@en ;
    schema:productID "1022560769" ;
    schema:url <https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781315145068> ;
    schema:url <http://www.vlebooks.com/vleweb/product/openreader?id=none&isbn=9781351383813> ;
    schema:url <http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=1704201> ;
    schema:url <https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781351383813> ;
    schema:url <http://VH7QX3XE2P.search.serialssolutions.com/?V=1.0&L=VH7QX3XE2P&S=JCs&C=TC0001939518&T=marc&tab=BOOKS> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781351383790> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781315145068> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781351383813> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1022560769> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Person/wayne_stephen_j> # Stephen J. Wayne
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Wayne" ;
    schema:givenName "Stephen J." ;
    schema:name "Stephen J. Wayne" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Place/united_states> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/democracy_united_states> # Democracy--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Democracy--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/elections_united_states> # Elections--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Elections--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_campaigns> # Political campaigns
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Political campaigns"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_campaigns_united_states> # Political campaigns--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Political campaigns--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_science_political_process_elections> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--Elections
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--Elections"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/56572178#Topic/political_science_political_process_general> # POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "POLITICAL SCIENCE--Political Process--General"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781315145068>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1315145065" ;
    schema:isbn "9781315145068" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781351383790>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1351383795" ;
    schema:isbn "9781351383790" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781351383813>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1351383817" ;
    schema:isbn "9781351383813" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1007077945>
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    rdfs:label "Is this any way to run a democratic election?" ;
    schema:description "Print version:" ;
    schema:isSimilarTo <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1022560769> ; # Is this any way to run a democratic election?
    .

<https://www.taylorfrancis.com/books/9781351383813>
    rdfs:comment "View this book online, both on- and off-campus (please use Desktop Anywhere for off-campus access)" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.