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The Resource Winners and losers : how elections work in America, Jules Archer ; foreword by Kathleen Krull

Winners and losers : how elections work in America, Jules Archer ; foreword by Kathleen Krull

Label
Winners and losers : how elections work in America
Title
Winners and losers
Title remainder
how elections work in America
Statement of responsibility
Jules Archer ; foreword by Kathleen Krull
Creator
Contributor
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jules Archer shares the history of elections and political parties in America. He explores topics such as: Are political parties in America really different, or are affiliations based mostly on emotion and history? What does party loyalty mean? Should you vote for the candidate or the party? Do you have the right to participate in elections when you are under eighteen? Even young readers can do their part in elections
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Archer, Jules,
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
Ages 12+
LC call number
JK1978
LC item number
.A72 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
San Diego : Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, c1984
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Archer, Jules
Series statement
Jules Archer history for young readers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Elections
  • Elections
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Winners and losers : how elections work in America, Jules Archer ; foreword by Kathleen Krull
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Teenage voting rights -- Your right to participate at any age--and how -- Why elections are important to you--now and tomorrow -- How the system works -- How we got that way -- What is takes to be a candidate -- What the Democrats are all about -- What the Republicans are all about -- What third parties are all about -- What goes on at political conventions -- Hot air and cold turkey on the campaign trail -- The man who clowned his way to the state capitol--a true story -- Should you vote for the candidate--or the party? -- How lobbyists influence elections -- Stealing votes -- "What difference does my vote make?" -- Is your job done when your candidate wins? -- How other countries choose their leaders -- What's good and what's bad about our system -- Presidential winners and losers
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Sky Pony Press edition.
Extent
xi, 260 pages
Isbn
9781634502054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn936534543
  • (OCoLC)936534543
  • 1954230
Label
Winners and losers : how elections work in America, Jules Archer ; foreword by Kathleen Krull
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Teenage voting rights -- Your right to participate at any age--and how -- Why elections are important to you--now and tomorrow -- How the system works -- How we got that way -- What is takes to be a candidate -- What the Democrats are all about -- What the Republicans are all about -- What third parties are all about -- What goes on at political conventions -- Hot air and cold turkey on the campaign trail -- The man who clowned his way to the state capitol--a true story -- Should you vote for the candidate--or the party? -- How lobbyists influence elections -- Stealing votes -- "What difference does my vote make?" -- Is your job done when your candidate wins? -- How other countries choose their leaders -- What's good and what's bad about our system -- Presidential winners and losers
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First Sky Pony Press edition.
Extent
xi, 260 pages
Isbn
9781634502054
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn936534543
  • (OCoLC)936534543
  • 1954230

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