WorldCat Identities

Tarr, Dave

Works: 3 works in 8 publications in 1 language and 49 library holdings
Genres: Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: JK1976, 324.6097303
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Dave Tarr
Elections A to Z by Dave Tarr( )

6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elections A to Z explains how campaigns and elections, the hallmark of any democracy, are conducted in the United States. The new third edition has been redesigned and updated with new entries covering the vital current elections topics that readers want to know about. Entries range from short definitions of terms like "front-runner" to in-depth essays exploring vital aspects of campaigns and elections, such as the right to vote, turnout trends, and the history, evolution, and current state of House, Senate, presidential and some state-level elections. Readers will find essential information on: -Stages in the campaign process and the general election -The roles of political consultants, the media and political parties -Debates and issues such as term limits, majority-minority districts and campaign finance -Amendments, legislation and court cases that have shaped electoral, campaign, and voting matters -Voter turnout and voting rights in the United States -Important terms and concepts like "absolute majority" and "dark horse"--Highlights of presidential elections throughout U.S. history
Congress and the Nation 2009-2012 Volume XIII; Politics and Policy in the 111th and 112th Congresses( )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splashy Fen '91, 26 April-28 April( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.56 (from 0.55 for Elections ... to 0.67 for Congress a ...)

Elections A to Z