Where have all the voters gone? /

As the confusion over the ballots in Florida in 2000 demonstrated, American elections are complex and anything but user-friendly. This phenomenon is by no means new, but with the weakening of political parties in recent decades and the rise of candidate-centered politics, the high level of complexit...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Wattenberg, Martin P., 1956-
Format: eBook
Published: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2002.
Online Access:CONNECT
Table of Contents:
  • A worldwide turnout problem
  • Turnout in the American states
  • Types of individuals who vote
  • The new generation gap
  • Who votes does make a difference
  • How voting is like taking an SAT test
  • Are negative ads to blame?
  • How to improve U.S. turnout rates: lessons from abroad.