Higher Education

Election 2010: An American Government Supplement, 1st Edition

  • John A. Clark Western Michigan University
  • Brian F. Schaffner University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • ISBN-10: 1111341788  |  ISBN-13: 9781111341787
  • 32 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2009, 2007, 2005
  • © 2012 | Published
  • College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $23.25
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About

Overview

ELECTION 2010: AN AMERICAN GOVERNMENT SUPPLEMENT is an ideal resource for students who are just learning about or who have an incomplete picture of American politics. Walking students through the congressional and gubernatorial campaigns, this supplement details the election process from start to finish. It includes graphic features and analyses of election outcomes to further students' understanding of American politics.

Features and Benefits

  • NEW! Complete coverage at the campaigns and results of the 2010 mid-term congressional and gubernatorial elections.
  • Charts, graphs, and supporting facts give students an in-depth perspective of presidential and congressional campaigns.
  • Detailed analysis of current election outcomes encourages students to consider elections from different perspectives and at higher levels of thought.

Table of Contents

1. Electoral Context in 2010.
2. Congressional Elections.
3. State Elections.
4. Overall Analysis of the 2010 Voting Patterns.
5. Impact of the 2010 Election.
6. Looking Ahead to 2012.

What's New

  • This supplement uses an easy-to-understand format that walks students through the complete 2010 election process from start to finish.

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

John A. Clark

John Clark is professor and chair of the Political Science Department at Western Michigan University. He received his PhD from Ohio State University in 1992. His research on political parties, elections, and southern politics has appeared in numerous scholarly journals, including the AMERICAN POLITICAL SCIENCE REVIEW, AMERICAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, and POLITICAL RESEARCH QUARTERLY. Dr. Clark co-edited SOUTHERN POLITICAL PARTY ACTIVISTS (2005) and PARTY ORGANIZATION AND ACTIVISM IN THE AMERICAN SOUTH (1998), which won the 1999 V.O. Key Award as the best book on southern politics.

Brian F. Schaffner

Brian F. Schaffner is an associate professor of political science at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He received his PhD from Indiana University; and his research on political parties, voting behavior, and the media has been published in the AMERICAN POLITICAL SCIENCE REVIEW, the AMERICAN JOURNAL OF POLITICAL SCIENCE, POLITICAL RESEARCH QUARTERLY, PUBLIC OPINION QUARTERLY, LEGISLATIVE STUDIES QUARTERLY, and POLITICAL COMMUNICATION.