- What are campaigns for? [electronic resource] : the role of persuasion in electoral law and politics / James A. Gardner.
- Main Author:
- Gardner, James A., 1959-
- Corporate Author:
New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2009
- Source of Description:
Description based on print version record.
The author explores the contemporary American ideal of democratic citizenship in election campaigns by tracing it to its historical sources, documenting its thorough infiltration of legal norms, evaluating its feasibility in light of the findings of empirical social science, and testing it against the needs of democratic theory.
- Physical Description:
1 online resource (x, 219 p.)
Includes bibliographical references and index.
9780199855438 (ebook) :
0199855439 (ebook) :
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