The Resource You call this an election? : America's peculiar democracy, Steven E. Schier

You call this an election? : America's peculiar democracy, Steven E. Schier

Label
You call this an election? : America's peculiar democracy
Title
You call this an election?
Title remainder
America's peculiar democracy
Statement of responsibility
Steven E. Schier
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author analyzes the problems with the American electoral system and proposes practical improvements that will make the political process easier, increase voter turnout, and make elected officials more accountable
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schier, Steven E
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1976
LC item number
.S36 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • USA / Präsident
  • Elections
  • Voting
  • Political parties
  • Pressure groups
  • Presidents
  • Élections
  • Vote
  • Partis politiques
  • Groupes de pression
  • Présidents
  • Elections
  • Political parties
  • Presidents
  • Pressure groups
  • Voting
  • Präsidentenwahl
  • Partei
  • Lobbyismus
  • Wahl
  • United States
  • USA
Label
You call this an election? : America's peculiar democracy, Steven E. Schier
Link
https://archive.org/details/youcallthiselect00schi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-160) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What an electoral system can do -- Compared to what? -- Why turnout fell -- Direct democracy or legislative government? -- Four controversies -- What sort of democracy?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 166 pages
Isbn
9780878408955
Lccn
2002013812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50496373
  • (OCoLC)ocm50496373
Label
You call this an election? : America's peculiar democracy, Steven E. Schier
Link
https://archive.org/details/youcallthiselect00schi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 151-160) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
What an electoral system can do -- Compared to what? -- Why turnout fell -- Direct democracy or legislative government? -- Four controversies -- What sort of democracy?
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 166 pages
Isbn
9780878408955
Lccn
2002013812
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)50496373
  • (OCoLC)ocm50496373

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