For basic information on the electoral process, in-depth analysis on specific political eras and issues, and everything in between, Guide to U.S. Elections has no competition. This renowned reference includes thorough historical coverage of every major aspect of federal and gubernatorial elections in the United States and is as up-to-date as it is comprehensive.

Chapter 5: Political Party Development

Chapter 5: Political Party Development

Chapter 5: Political party development

Political parties are organizations that seek to gain control of government to further their members' social, economic, ideological, or personal goals. The United States has usually had a two-party system, dominated since 1860 ...

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