Inside the presidential debates : their improbable past and promising future / Newton N. Minow and Craig L. LaMay.

This is an inside look into the history of America's presidential debates and the many battles - both legal and personal - that have determined who has been allowed to debate and under what circumstances. While the authors are alive to recent criticism of presidential debates, in the end they c...

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Main Author: Minow, Newton N., 1926-
Other Authors: LaMay, Craig L.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2008.
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Online Access:CONNECT
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Summary:This is an inside look into the history of America's presidential debates and the many battles - both legal and personal - that have determined who has been allowed to debate and under what circumstances. While the authors are alive to recent criticism of presidential debates, in the end they come down heavily in favour of them.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xvii, 219 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 165-201) and index.
ISBN:9780226530390
0226530396