The Big Vote Gender, Consumer Culture, and the Politics of Exclusion, 1890s-1920s / Liette Gidlow.

Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Gidlow, Liette Patricia.
Format: Book
Published: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004.
Series:Book collections on Project MUSE.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : making dominance
  • "Civic slackers" and "poll dodgers" : nonvoting and the construction of discursive dominance
  • "A whole fleet of campaigns" : the get-out-the-vote campaigns in overview
  • "Vote as you please, but vote!" : the leadership of the get-out-the-vote campaigns
  • "Good for at least 100 votes" : the get-out-the-vote campaigns at the local level
  • The expert citizen : civic education and the remaking of civic hierarchies
  • The methods of Wrigley and Barnum : the get-out-the-vote campaigns and the commodification of political culture
  • Conclusion : the new regime.