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Electoral Democracy

Michael B. MacKuen and George Rabinowitz, Editors
Top scholars in the field survey the study of elections and democracy

Description

Electoral Democracy pushes the boundaries of our current understanding of democratic politics and government. Some of the most distinguished scholars in the discipline were asked to write about a topic of continuing interest to their ongoing research programs. The fruit of their efforts incorporates the best of contemporary work on public opinion and democracy. Taking different perspectives, the authors assess the nature of citizens' political beliefs and values and then consider the ways that those views connect with elite policy-making. The combined set of essays provides the reader a good view of current research, suggests novel theoretical advances, and in the end invites a renewed interest in the quality and durability of electoral democracy.

Michael B. MacKuen is Burton Craige Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina.

George Rabinowitz is Burton Craige Professor of Political Science at the University of North Carolina.

Praise / Awards

  • ". . . there is something for everyone involved in the study of public opinion and electoral behavior. . . . This is a welcome and valuable contribution to the discipline."
    Perspectives on Politics

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Copyright © 2003, University of Michigan. All rights reserved.

Product Details

  • 6 x 9.
  • 336pp.
  • 35 drawings, 15 tables.
Available for sale worldwide

  • Paper
  • 2003
  • Available
  • 978-0-472-06820-3

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  • $37.95 U.S.

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