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The Resource The presidential election process, Tom Lansford, book editor

The presidential election process, Tom Lansford, book editor

Label
The presidential election process
Title
The presidential election process
Statement of responsibility
Tom Lansford, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
324.60973
Index
index present
LC call number
JK521
LC item number
.P69 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Lansford, Tom
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
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  • Presidents
  • Presidents
  • Political campaigns
Label
The presidential election process, Tom Lansford, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-210) and index
Contents
Does the nomination process produce the best candidates? The nomination process produces strong presidential candidates / Stephen J. Wayne -- The current nomination process should be replaced / Larry J. Sabato -- National conventions accomplish a range of goals for parties / Jonathan Mott and Shad Satterthwaite -- National conventions have become fundraising tools for political parties / Fredreka Schouten -- Earlier primaries improve the nomination process / Marie Price -- Earlier primaries give unfair advantages to some states / Cullen Murphy. Should campaign spending be limited? Campaign financing needs to be reformed / Public Agenda -- The current campaign financing system effectively balances many interests / Joseph E. Cantor -- Campaign financing takes advantage of legal loopholes / Anthony Corrado -- Public financing of presidential elections is a waste of taxpayer money / John Samples -- Public election financing should be expanded / Norman J. Ornstein -- Limits on contributions to candidates undermine democracy / Newt Gingrich. Do the media unfairly influence presidential campaigns? The media often unfairly favor one candidate over another / John O'Sullivan -- Media coverage of candidates is generally balanced / Pam Frost Gorder -- The media often distort candidates' positions / Stephen F. Hayes -- Media coverage of candidates is objective / Matt Welch -- Presidential debates limit choice and exclude third parties / Jamin B. Raskin -- Presidential debates are an important component of the nomination process / Richard Shenkman. Should the electoral college be abolished or reformed? The electoral college should be abolished / John B. Anderson -- Plans to reform the electoral college would harm small states / George Detweiler -- The electoral college strengthens federalism / Michael M. Uhlmann -- The electoral college weakens federalism / Randy Dotinga
Control code
ocn169873202
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9780737738926
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007035066
System control number
(OCoLC)169873202
Label
The presidential election process, Tom Lansford, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 206-210) and index
Contents
Does the nomination process produce the best candidates? The nomination process produces strong presidential candidates / Stephen J. Wayne -- The current nomination process should be replaced / Larry J. Sabato -- National conventions accomplish a range of goals for parties / Jonathan Mott and Shad Satterthwaite -- National conventions have become fundraising tools for political parties / Fredreka Schouten -- Earlier primaries improve the nomination process / Marie Price -- Earlier primaries give unfair advantages to some states / Cullen Murphy. Should campaign spending be limited? Campaign financing needs to be reformed / Public Agenda -- The current campaign financing system effectively balances many interests / Joseph E. Cantor -- Campaign financing takes advantage of legal loopholes / Anthony Corrado -- Public financing of presidential elections is a waste of taxpayer money / John Samples -- Public election financing should be expanded / Norman J. Ornstein -- Limits on contributions to candidates undermine democracy / Newt Gingrich. Do the media unfairly influence presidential campaigns? The media often unfairly favor one candidate over another / John O'Sullivan -- Media coverage of candidates is generally balanced / Pam Frost Gorder -- The media often distort candidates' positions / Stephen F. Hayes -- Media coverage of candidates is objective / Matt Welch -- Presidential debates limit choice and exclude third parties / Jamin B. Raskin -- Presidential debates are an important component of the nomination process / Richard Shenkman. Should the electoral college be abolished or reformed? The electoral college should be abolished / John B. Anderson -- Plans to reform the electoral college would harm small states / George Detweiler -- The electoral college strengthens federalism / Michael M. Uhlmann -- The electoral college weakens federalism / Randy Dotinga
Control code
ocn169873202
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
216 p.
Isbn
9780737738926
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007035066
System control number
(OCoLC)169873202

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