eBook Voter Turnout In The United States 1788-2009, 1st Edition

  • Curtis Gans
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  • ISBN-10: 1608712702
  • ISBN-13: 9781608712700
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 607 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released March 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Based on meticulous research on participation in U.S. elections dating back to 1788, this important new work provides comprehensive turnout statistics for general and primary elections for presidential, congressional, and state gubernatorial races. Extensive graphs and tables detail over two centuries of trends. Voter turnout—the percentage of eligible citizens who cast ballots in a given election— offers insight into the health of American democracy at any given moment in time or over a span of years. Ideal for elections scholars and researchers at academic, community college, and public libraries.