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The Resource Doorstep democracy : face-to-face politics in the heartland, James H. Read

Doorstep democracy : face-to-face politics in the heartland, James H. Read

Label
Doorstep democracy : face-to-face politics in the heartland
Title
Doorstep democracy
Title remainder
face-to-face politics in the heartland
Statement of responsibility
James H. Read
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The famous Tip O'Neill axiom "all politics is local" comes alive in this chronicle of Democrat James H. Read's hard-fought but unsuccessful--by 98 votes--bid for state legislature in the socially conservative communities of Stearns and Morrison Counties, Minnesota. Read door-knocked 7,500 households during his campaign, visiting with voters and engaging in genuine dialogue on doorsteps from St. Anthony to St. Joseph. At once a memoir of a hard-fought contest and a meditation on the state of American democracy, Read's work contrasts the modern media-driven political campaign, where candidates gle
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1958-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Read, James H.
Dewey number
324.70973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
JK2281
LC item number
.R43 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political campaigns
  • Political participation
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Political campaigns
  • Political participation
  • United States
Label
Doorstep democracy : face-to-face politics in the heartland, James H. Read
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-199)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : political campaigns as conversation -- How I got into this -- Doorstep conversations -- Media messages -- Dollars and private promises -- Abortive dialogue -- Countdown, recount, and retrospect -- Conclusion : door-knocking democracy
Control code
318224195
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 199 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816666591
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbr1kr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)318224195
Label
Doorstep democracy : face-to-face politics in the heartland, James H. Read
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-199)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : political campaigns as conversation -- How I got into this -- Doorstep conversations -- Media messages -- Dollars and private promises -- Abortive dialogue -- Countdown, recount, and retrospect -- Conclusion : door-knocking democracy
Control code
318224195
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 199 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816666591
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbr1kr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)318224195

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