BeschreibungThis book thoroughly examines the growing prevalence and influence of paid consultants in campaign politics and its impact on the political system in the U.S. and other countries.
PortraitJames A. Thurber is director of the Center for Congressional and Presidential Studies and professor of government at American University, Washington, D.C., USA. Candice J. Nelson is academic director of the Campaign Management Institute and associate professor of government at American University, Washington, D.C., USA.
Pressestimmen"... [T]hese essays provide timely and fascinating excursions into the political history and influence of a relatively new profession." --EC Dreyer, University of Tulsa, Choice, 11/13/2000 "The contributions from political scientists in this book give a valuable insight into the world of the campaign consultant." --Ross English, University of Reading, American Politics Review, 12/1/2001
Untertitel: Political Consultants in Elections. Illustrations. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: Brookings Institution
Erscheinungsdatum: März 2000
Seitenanzahl: 224 Seiten