Crisis at the Polls: An Electoral Reform Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Robert M. Hardaway
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  • ISBN-10: 0313351260
  • ISBN-13: 9780313351266
  • Grade Level Range: 9th Grade - College Senior
  • 207 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2008 | Published/Released June 2009
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2008

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Overview

Analyzes events in the electoral history of the United States to reveal the particular dynamics of democratic electoral systems that permit purportedly free and fair elections to subvert rather than express the public will.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Dedication Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
Acknowledgments.
Introduction.
1: The 2000 Presidential Election Crisis.
2: State, National, and International Crises.
3: The Electoral College Debate.
4: The Electoral College: Reform Proposals.
5: Voter Registration.
6: The Voter Identification Dispute.
7: Provisional Ballots.
8: Absentee Ballots.
9: Redistricting.
10: Computerized Voting Systems.
11: Conclusion.
Key Election Laws.
Electoral Votes by State.
Computerized Voting System Companies.
Table of Cases.
Timeline of Electoral Events.
Glossary.
Notes.
Bibliography.
Index.
About the Author.