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Is This Any Way to Run a Democratic Election? (Hardcover) (Stephen J. Wayne)

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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 Edition

  • New 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.
Number of Pages: 224
Genre: Political Science
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Stephen J. Wayne
Language: English
Street Date: February 7, 2018
TCIN: 53146088
UPC: 9781138502734
Item Number (DPCI): 248-55-6065
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