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  • The Big Sort: Why the Clustering of Like-Minded America Is Tearing Us Apart

    The Big Sort: Why the Clustering of Like-Minded America Is Tearing Us Apart
    av Bill Bishop

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780547237725

    In 2004, journalist Bill Bishop coined the term the big sort. Armed with startling new demographic data, he made national news in a series of articles showing how Americans have been sorting themselves into alarmingly homogeneous communities -- not…

  • The Suffragette

    The Suffragette
    av Sylvia Pankhurst

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780486804842

    By 1903, more thanfifty years of peaceful campaigning had brought British women no closer to attaining the right to vote. In that year activist Emmeline Pankhurst founded the Women's Social and Political Union, a militant organization dedicated to a…

  • The Aftermath of Suffrage

    The Aftermath of Suffrage
    av Julie V. Gottlieb

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137015341

    This collection explores the aftermath of the Representation of the People Act, which gave some British women the vote. Experts examine the paths taken by both former-suffragists as well as their anti-suffragist adversaries, the practices of suffrag…

  • The Aftermath of Suffrage

    The Aftermath of Suffrage
    av Julie V. Gottlieb

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137015334

    This collection explores the aftermath of the Representation of the People Act, which gave some British women the vote. Experts examine the paths taken by both former-suffragists as well as their anti-suffragist adversaries, the practices of suffrag…

  • The Principles of Representative Government

    The Principles of Representative Government
    av Bernard Manin

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521458917

    The thesis of this original and provocative book is that representative government should be understood as a combination of democratic and undemocratic, aristocratic elements. Professor Manin challenges the conventional view that representative demo…

  • The Principles of Representative Government

    The Principles of Representative Government
    av Bernard Manin

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521452588

    The thesis of this original and provocative book is that representative government should be understood as a combination of democratic and undemocratic, aristocratic elements. Professor Manin challenges the conventional view that representative demo…

  • The Suffragettes

    The Suffragettes

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780241252116

    'Once they are aroused, once they are determined, nothing on earth and nothing in heaven will make women give way; it is impossible.' A potted history of the women who pioneered feminism and changed the world. One of 46 new books in the bestselling…

  • Political Fictions

    Political Fictions
    av Joan Didion

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780375718908

    An incisive compilation of political essays, originally written for The New York Review of Books from 1988 to 2000, explores the nature of American politics and political figures and the role of the media in transforming the American political lands…

  • One Person, No Vote

    One Person, No Vote
    av Carol Anderson

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781635571394

    PEN/John Kenneth Galbraith Award Finalist, Longlisted for the National Book Award Best Books of the Year--Washington Post, Boston Globe, NPR, Bustle, NYPLFrom the award-winning, NYT bestselling author of White Rage, the startling--and timely--histor…

  • One Person, No Vote

    One Person, No Vote
    av Carol Anderson

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781635571370

    From the award-winning, New York Times bestselling author of White Rage, the startling--and timely--history of voter suppression in America, with a foreword by Senator Dick Durbin.In her New York Times bestseller White Rage, Carol Anderson laid bare…

  • Democracy in Divided Societies

    Democracy in Divided Societies
    av Benjamin Reilly

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521797306

    Democracy is inherently difficult in societies divided along deep ethnic cleavages. Elections in such societies will often encourage ‘centrifugal’ politics which reward extremist ethnic appeals, zero-sum political behaviour and ethnic co…

  • Democracy in Divided Societies

    Democracy in Divided Societies
    av Benjamin Reilly

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521793230

    Democracy is inherently difficult in societies divided along deep ethnic cleavages. Elections in such societies will often encourage 'centrifugal' politics which reward extremist ethnic appeals, zero-sum political behaviour and ethnic conflict, and…

  • Electoral Systems and Party Systems

    Electoral Systems and Party Systems
    av Arend Lijphart

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198280545

    An electoral system is the most fundamental element of representative democracy, translating citizen's votes into representatives' seats. It is also the most potent practical instrument available to democratic reformers.This systematic and comprehen…

  • Electoral Systems and Party Systems

    Electoral Systems and Party Systems
    av Arend Lijphart

    Inbunden - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198273479

    An electoral system is the most fundamental element of representative democracy, translating citizen's votes into representatives' seats. It is also the most potent practical instrument available to democratic reformers. This systematic and comprehe…

  • Political Catholicism in Europe, 1918-1965

    Political Catholicism in Europe, 1918-1965

    Inbunden - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198203193

    In the twentieth century, Catholics have been enthusiastic supporters of the dictatorships of Franco and Salazar, victims of Nazism in Germany, and advocates of Christian Democracy in post-war Europe. What unites these experiences? Focusing on the y…

  • The Political Brain

    The Political Brain
    av Drew Westen

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781586485733

    The Political Brain is a ground-breaking investigation into the role of emotion in determining the political life of the nation. For two decades Drew Westen, professor of psychology and psychiatry at Emory University, has explored a theory of the mi…

  • Rules for Revolutionaries

    Rules for Revolutionaries
    av Becky Bond

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781603587273

    Lessons from the groundbreaking grassroots campaign that helped launch a new political revolutionRules for Revolutionaries is a bold challenge to the political establishment and the "rules" that govern campaign strategy.It tells the story of a break…

  • Rösträttens århundrade : kampen, utvecklingen och framtiden för demokratin

    Rösträttens århundrade : kampen, utvecklingen och framtiden för demokratin
    av Ulrika Holgersson, Lena Wängnerud

    Halvklotband - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789170612688

    Mellan 1918 och 1922 infördes allmän och lika rösträtt i Sverige. När riksdagen inleder sitt hundraårsfirande av rösträtten i december 2018 utkommer denna populärvetenskapliga forskarantologi med texter av statsvetare, historiker, ekonomhistoriker,…

  • Svenska väljare

    Svenska väljare
    av Henrik Oscarsson, Sören Holmberg

    Häftad - 2016 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789139115144

    Svenska väljare är en oundgänglig introducerande referensbok för alla som är intresserade av den största kollektiva händelsen i samhället – de allmänna valen. Val och väljarbeteende i Sverige är i många avseenden avvikande från vad vi ser i an…

  • Svenska valrörelser

    Svenska valrörelser
    av Lars Nord, Jesper Strömbäck

    Häftad - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173591256

    Ingen valrörelse är den andra helt lik, men varje valrörelse är ändå en blandning av gammalt och nytt. Vad utmärker svenska valrörelser och dynamiken under dessa? Vilka är partiernas viktigaste kampanjmetoder? Vilken roll spelar nyhetsmedier och soc…

  • The Concept of Representation

    The Concept of Representation
    av Hanna Fenichel Pitkin

    Häftad - 1972 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780520021563

    Being concerned with representation, this book is about an idea, a concept, a word. It is primarily a conceptual analysis, not a historical study of the way in which representative government has evolved, nor yet an empirical investigation of the be…

  • Emot allmänna val : Ett anspråkslöst förslag om att rädda demokratin

    Emot allmänna val : Ett anspråkslöst förslag om att rädda demokratin
    av David van Reybrouck

    Inbunden - 2018 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789127149458

    Ett anspråkslöst förslag om att rädda demokratin. Demokratin som vi känner den är i kris. Skandaler, regeringskriser och populister har tillsammans urholkat förtroendet för dagens politiska system. Lagom till demokratins hundraårsjubileum uppger all…

  • Recasting the Vote

    Recasting the Vote
    av Cathleen D. Cahill

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781469659329

    We think we know the story of women's suffrage in the United States: women met at Seneca Falls, marched in Washington, D.C., and demanded the vote until they won it with the ratification of the Nineteenth Amendment. But the fight for women's voting…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Electoral Persuasion

    The Oxford Handbook of Electoral Persuasion

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190860806

    Elections are the means by which democratic nations determine their leaders, and communication in the context of elections has the potential to shape people's beliefs, attitudes, and actions. Thus, electoral persuasion is one of the most important p…

  • Comparing Democracies

    Comparing Democracies
    av Lawrence LeDuc

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781446281987

    This book provides you with a theoretical and comparative understanding of the major topics related to elections and voting behaviour. It explores important work taking place on new areas, whilst at the same time covering the key themes that you'll…

  • Comparing Democracies

    Comparing Democracies
    av Lawrence LeDuc

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781446281970

    This book provides you with a theoretical and comparative understanding of the major topics related to elections and voting behaviour. It explores important work taking place on new areas, whilst at the same time covering the key themes that you'll…

  • An Introduction to Political Communication

    An Introduction to Political Communication
    av Brian McNair

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415739429

    At a time of radical shifts in power across the globe, the sixth edition of An Introduction to Political Communication examines the role of the media in the political process. Brian McNair reflects on the role of communication in key events such as…

  • An Introduction to Political Communication

    An Introduction to Political Communication
    av Brian McNair

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415739412

    At a time of radical shifts in power across the globe, the sixth edition of An Introduction to Political Communication examines the role of the media in the political process. Brian McNair reflects on the role of communication in key events such as…

  • Mediarchy

    Mediarchy
    av Yves Citton

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533398

    We think that we live in democracies: in fact, we live in mediarchies. Our political regimes are based less on nations or citizens than on audiences shaped by the media. We assume that our social and political destinies are shaped by the will of the…

  • Mediarchy

    Mediarchy
    av Yves Citton

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509533381

    We think that we live in democracies: in fact, we live in mediarchies. Our political regimes are based less on nations or citizens than on audiences shaped by the media. We assume that our social and political destinies are shaped by the will of the…

  • Should Secret Voting Be Mandatory?

    Should Secret Voting Be Mandatory?
    av James Johnson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538164

    The secrecy of the ballot, a crucial basic element of representative democracy, is under threat. Attempts to make voting more convenient in the face of declining turnout - and the rise of the "ballot selfie" - are making it harder to guarantee secre…

  • Should Secret Voting Be Mandatory?

    Should Secret Voting Be Mandatory?
    av James Johnson

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781509538157

    The secrecy of the ballot, a crucial basic element of representative democracy, is under threat. Attempts to make voting more convenient in the face of declining turnout - and the rise of the "ballot selfie" - are making it harder to guarantee secre…

  • Electoral Engineering

    Electoral Engineering
    av Pippa Norris

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521536714

    From Kosovo to Kabul, the last decade witnessed growing interest in ?electoral engineering?. Reformers have sought to achieve either greater government accountability through majoritarian arrangements or wider parliamentary diversity through proport…

  • Electoral Engineering

    Electoral Engineering
    av Pippa Norris

    Inbunden - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521829779

    From Kosovo to Kabul, the last decade witnessed growing interest in ?electoral engineering?. Reformers have sought to achieve either greater government accountability through majoritarian arrangements or wider parliamentary diversity through proport…

  • Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America

    Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America
    av Cynthia McClintock

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190879761

    During Latin America's third democratic wave, a majority of countries adopted a runoff rule for the election of the president, effectively dampening plurality voting, opening the political arena to new parties, and assuring the public that the presi…

  • Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America

    Electoral Rules and Democracy in Latin America
    av Cynthia McClintock

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190879754

    During Latin America's third democratic wave, a majority of countries adopted a runoff rule for the election of the president, effectively dampening plurality voting, opening the political arena to new parties, and assuring the public that the presi…

  • The Will to Empower

    The Will to Empower
    av Barbara Cruikshank

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780801485992

    How do liberal democracies produce citizens who are capable of governing themselves? In considering this question, Barbara Cruikshank rethinks central topics in political theory, including the relationship between welfare and citizenship, democracy…

  • The Women's Suffrage Movement

    The Women's Suffrage Movement

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780143132431

    An intersectional anthology of works by the known and unknown women that shaped and established the suffrage movement, in time for the 2020 centennial of women's right to vote, with a foreword by Gloria Steinem Comprised of historical texts spanning…

  • När makten står på spel : journalistik i valrörelser

    När makten står på spel : journalistik i valrörelser
    av Orla Vigsø, Mats Ekström, Stefan Dahlberg, Karin Eriksson, Kajsa Falasca, Jesper Strömbäck, Marie Grusell, Patrik Öhberg, Nicklas Håkansson

    Häftad - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789198356649

    Sällan får journalistik så stor betydelse som i en valrörelse. Där och då avgörs länders politiska framtid. Och sällan kritiseras medier så hårt som då. Denna bok granskar medierapporteringen i valrörelser, med blickar bakåt mot 2014 års svenska val…

  • Vanishing for the Vote

    Vanishing for the Vote
    av Jill Liddington

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719087493

    Vanishing for the vote recounts what happened on one night, Sunday 2 April, 1911, when the Liberal government demanded every household comply with its census requirements. Suffragette organisations urged women, all still voteless, to boycott this ce…

  • Vanishing for the Vote

    Vanishing for the Vote
    av Jill Liddington

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780719087486

    Vanishing for the vote recounts what happened on one night, Sunday 2 April, 1911, when the Liberal government demanded every household comply with its census requirements. Suffragette organisations urged women, all still voteless, to boycott this ce…

  • Choosing Truman

    Choosing Truman
    av Robert H. Ferrell

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826213082

    Robert Ferrell here retells an engrossing tale of ruthless ambition, secret meetings and party politics as the American Democratic Party leaders sought to find a running mate for an ailing President Roosevelt in the run up to the Democratic National…

  • How Women Won the Vote: Alice Paul, Lucy Burns, and Their Big Idea

    How Women Won the Vote: Alice Paul, Lucy Burns, and Their Big Idea
    av Susan Campbell Bartoletti

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780062841308

    This is how history should be told to kids--with photos, illustrations, and captivating storytelling.From Newbery Honor medalist Susan Campbell Bartoletti and in time to celebrate the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in America comes the page-t…

  • Suffragettes

    Suffragettes
    av Frank Meeres

    Storpocket - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781445633909

    A century ago, Britain was caught up in one of the most extraordinary events in the country's history - the struggle of its women to obtain the right to vote. While there had been petitions and discussions of the subject throughout the Victorian era…

  • Why American Elections Are Flawed (And How to Fix Them)

    Why American Elections Are Flawed (And How to Fix Them)
    av Pippa Norris

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501713408

    The flaws in the American electoral process have become more apparent over many years. The contemporary tipping point in public awareness occurred during the 2000 election count, but several major structural weaknesses exacerbated doubts in the 2016…

  • Institutional Design In New Democracies

    Institutional Design In New Democracies
    av Arend Lijphart

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780813321097

    Countries throughout Latin America and Central and Eastern Europe are moving from semi-closed to open economies and from authoritarian to democratic political systems. Despite important differences between the regions, these transitions involve simi…

  • Conditionality & Coercion

    Conditionality & Coercion
    av Isabela Mares

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198832782

    In many recent democracies, candidates compete for office using illegal strategies to influence voters. In Hungary and Romania, local actors including mayors and bureaucrats offer access to social policy benefits to voters who offer to support their…

  • Conditionality & Coercion

    Conditionality & Coercion
    av Isabela Mares

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198832775

    In many recent democracies, candidates compete for office using illegal strategies to influence voters. In Hungary and Romania, local actors including mayors and bureaucrats offer access to social policy benefits to voters who offer to support their…

  • All's Fair

    All's Fair
    av Mary Matalin

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780684801339

    Never before has a more revealing X ray been taken of the modern American presidential campaign than this compelling memoir of the nation's foremost political operatives, Democrat James Carville and Republican Mary Matalin. Not since Theodore White'…

  • Dollarocracy

    Dollarocracy
    av Robert W McChesney

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568589534

    Foreword by Senator Bernie SandersFresh from the first 10 billion election campaign, two award-winning authors show how unbridled campaign spending defines our politics and, failing a dramatic intervention, signals the end of our democracy.Blending…

  • Dollarocracy

    Dollarocracy
    av Robert W McChesney

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781568587073

    Fresh from the first 10 billion election campaign, two award-winning authors show how unbridled campaign spending defines our politics and, failing a dramatic intervention, signals the end of our democracy.Blending vivid reporting from the 2012 camp…

  • Picturing Political Power

    Picturing Political Power
    av Allison K. Lange

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780226703244

    For as long as women have battled for equitable political representation in America, those battles have been defined by images-whether illustrations, engravings, photographs, or colorful chromolithograph posters. Some of these pictures have been fla…

  • How to Win an Election: An Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians

    How to Win an Election: An Ancient Guide for Modern Politicians
    av Quintus Tullius Cicero

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780691154084

    A primer on campaigning in ancient Rome that reads like a strategy memo from a modern political consultant How to Win an Election is an ancient Roman guide for campaigning that is as up-to-date as tomorrow's headlines. In 64 BC when idealist Marcus…

  • Presidential Elections and Majority Rule

    Presidential Elections and Majority Rule
    av Edward B. Foley

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190060152

    The Electoral College that governs America has been with us since 1804, when Thomas Jefferson's supporters redesigned it for his re-election. The Jeffersonians were motivated by the principle of majority rule. Gone were the days when a president wou…

  • No Votes for Women

    No Votes for Women
    av Susan Goodier

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252078989

    No Votes for Women explores the complicated history of the suffrage movement in New York State by delving into the stories of women who opposed the expansion of voting rights to women. Susan Goodier finds that conservative women who fought against s…

  • No Votes for Women

    No Votes for Women
    av Susan Goodier

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780252037474

    No Votes for Women explores the complicated history of the suffrage movement in New York State by delving into the stories of women who opposed the expansion of voting rights to women. Susan Goodier finds that conservative women who fought against s…

  • Finish the Fight! The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote

    Finish the Fight! The Brave and Revolutionary Women Who Fought for the Right to Vote
    av Veronica Chambers

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780358408307

    This exciting collaboration with the New York Times will reveal the untold stories of the diverse heroines who fought for the 19th amendment. On the 100th anniversary of the historic win for women's rights, it's time to celebrate the names and stori…

  • Free Thinker

    Free Thinker
    av Kimberly A. Hamlin

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781324004974

    When Ohio newspapers published the story of Alice Chenoweth's affair with a married man, she changed her name to Helen Hamilton Gardener, moved to New York, and devoted her life to championing women's rights and decrying the sexual double standard.…

  • Emmeline Pankhurst

    Emmeline Pankhurst
    av Lisbeth Kaiser

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781786030207

    In this international bestseller from the critically acclaimed Little People, BIG DREAMS series, meet Emmeline Pankhurst, an inspiring women's rights activist who changed the world for future generations of women. As a child, Emmeline Pankhurst was…

  • Trail Fever

    Trail Fever
    av Michael Lewis

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780679768098

    A wickedly funny and astute chronicle of the 1996 presidential campaign--and how we go about choosing our leaders at the turn of the century. In it Michael Lewis brings to the political scene the same brilliance that distinguished his celebrated bes…

  • Woman's Voice, Woman's Place

    Woman's Voice, Woman's Place
    av Joelle Million

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780275978778

    Recounting the story of America's antebellum woman's rights movement through the efforts of Lucy Stone (1818-1893), this important account differs dramatically from those that focus almost exclusively on Susan B. Anthony or Elizabeth Cady Stanton. M…

  • Democracy, America, and the Age of Globalization

    Democracy, America, and the Age of Globalization
    av Jay R. Mandle

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521885898

    Because political campaigns in the United States are privately funded, America's political system is heavily biased toward the interests of wealthy campaign contributors. As a result, government policies have largely ignored the growth in income ine…

  • Democracy, America, and the Age of Globalization

    Democracy, America, and the Age of Globalization
    av Jay R. Mandle

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521713658

    Because political campaigns in the United States are privately funded, America's political system is heavily biased toward the interests of wealthy campaign contributors. As a result, government policies have largely ignored the growth in income ine…

  • Political Campaign Communication

    Political Campaign Communication

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781498530026

    Political Campaign Communication: Theory, Method, and Practice brings a diversity of issues, topics, and events on political campaign communication around the concepts of theory, method and practice. The volume contains studies of political campaign…

  • American Woman Suffrage Postcards

    American Woman Suffrage Postcards
    av Kenneth Florey

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780786498468

    American women's suffrage activists were fascinated with suffrage themed postcards. They collected them, exchanged them, wrote about them, used them as fundraisers and organized "postcard day" campaigns. The cards they produced were imaginative and…

  • Policy Horizons and Parliamentary Government

    Policy Horizons and Parliamentary Government
    av P. Warwick

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403997791

    This book introduces a new hypothesis concerning the formation and survival of coalition governments in Western European parliamentary democracies, the policy horizon hypothesis. The book finds support for the hypothesis in a wide array of evidence,…