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The Handbook of Party Politics is the first book to comprehensively map the state-of-the-art in contemporary party politics scholarship. This major new work brings together the world's leading party theorists to provide an unrivalled resource on the role of parties in the pressing contemporary problems of institutional design and democratic governance today.
Chapter 27: Electoral Mobilization in the United States
Electoral Mobilization in the United States
Simply put, Americans are not politically active. Thirty-five percent reported an attempt to persuade someone to vote a particular way in 2000; about 11 percent displayed a campaign button or sticker on their person, lawn, or car; 11 percent reported a contribution to a candidate, party, or some group that worked on ...