Presidential Debates: Fifty Years of High-Risk TV

Columbia University Press - Schroeder organizes his book according to a television production timeline, highlighting the importance of pre- and postdebate periods, as well as the live telecasts themselves. Conducting interviews with journalists and industry insiders, and drawing on his own experience as an award-winning reporter and television producer, Schroeder delivers a fascinating backstage tour of every aspect of debate performance.

He describes production in painstaking detail, from the selection of questioners to camera angles, from makeup to lighting and set design. Televised debates represent a rare departure from well-choreographed campaigns, and new media such as YouTube continue to reshape form and content. Alan schroeder's popular history now covers the 2000 Bush-Gore and 2004 Bush-Kerry debates, including innovations in format and press coverage, and adds new research on televised debates since 1960





Campaigns on the Cutting Edge

CQ Press - In the thoroughly updated Third Edition, author Richard J. Semiatin looks at the 2016 election and focuses on the growth of super PACs, the role of big data in campaigns, voter identification laws and their impact, and the ways in which technology increases the volume of information that campaigns use.

As technology now allows candidates to announce their candidacies online, raise money through web fundraising, and mobilize supporters via smartphones, these increasingly mobile and integrated campaigns face the growing influence of outside interests. Campaigns on the cutting edge evaluates the current trends of today’s campaigns and assesses the innovative changes these well-tuned organizations are making on the presidential, congressional, and gubernatorial levels.





Dispatches from the War Room: In the Trenches with Five Extraordinary Leaders

Thomas Dunne Books - The fascinating “war room” memoir of a political pollster and how he helped forge the agendas of five high-profile heads of state As a hired gun strategist, Greenberg—a seasoned pollster and political consultant—has seen it all. This captivating tale of political battlegrounds provides an inside look at some of the greatest international leaders of our time from the man who stood directly beside them.

Through his experiences aiding the leaders in pushing their visions for better and clearer domestic and international policies, democracy, Greenberg offers an insightful examination of leadership, and the bridge between candidate and constituency. In his memoir, bolivian president gonzalo sanchez de lozada, he recounts his work with President Bill Clinton, British Prime Minister Tony Blair, Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Barak, and South African president Nelson Mandela.





Campaign Craft: The Strategies, Tactics, and Art of Political Campaign Management

Praeger - The go-to source on campaign management for nearly two decades is now updated to cover the latest in contemporary campaign expertise from general strategy to voter contact to the future of political campaigns. Updates readers on rapidly evolving campaign strategy and tactics• offers the ideal balance between practical perspectives and scholarly literature• Includes fresh information on political polarization, strategic technologies, and online tools, along with coverage of the debate between advocates of ballot access and voter integrity• Examines non-candidate players such as Super PACs and educational non-profits Praeger.





Processes of Constitutional Decisionmaking: Cases and Materials Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook

Wolters Kluwer - Students will consider constitutional questions in a broad historical context, with cutting-edge insights from contemporary scholars. Outline tool most professors will tell you that starting your outline early is key to being successful in your law school classes. Key features: coverage of recent cases and materials including: Obergefell v.

Buy a new version of this connected casebook and receive access to the online e-book,  practice questions from your favorite study aids, and an outline tool on CasebookConnect, the all in one learning solution for law school students. Hellerstedt Abortion Regulation Zivotofsky v. This book has been updated to include all new developments in the field, and delivers strong chapters on the constitutional treatment of sex equality, race, separation of powers, civil rights, and federalism.

Processes of Constitutional Decisionmaking: Cases and Materials Connected Casebook Aspen Casebook - Practice questions from examples & explanations,  emanuel Law in a Flash flashcards,  Emanuel Law Outlines, and other best-selling study aid series help you study for exams while tracking your strengths and weaknesses to help optimize your study time. Kerry presidential Power Fisher v. In processes of constitutional Decisionmaking, political, an extraordinary team of authors traces the historical, and social development of constitutional law.

Practice questions quiz yourself before class and prep for your exam in the Study Center. Praeger. Morales santana sex equality casebookconnect features: ONLINE E-BOOK Law school comes with a lot of reading, so access your enhanced e-book anytime, anywhere to keep up with your coursework.





The Practice of Adaptive Leadership: Tools and Tactics for Changing Your Organization and the World

Harvard Business Press - In today's rapidly changing world, The Practice of Adaptive Leadership can be your handbook to meeting the demands of leadership in the midst of complexity. In a second book, politics, heifetz and coauthor Marty Linsky highlighted the individual and organizational dangers of leading through deep change in business, Leadership on the Line, and community life.

Praeger. But as a leader, you need to find a way to make it work. Ron heifetz first defined this problem with his distinctive theory of adaptive leadership in Leadership Without Easy Answers. When change requires you to challenge people's familiar reality, it can be difficult, dangerous work. Whatever the context--whether in the private or the public sector--many will feel threatened as you push though major changes.

The Practice of Adaptive Leadership: Tools and Tactics for Changing Your Organization and the World - Now, and coauthor alexander grashow are taking the next step: the practice of Adaptive Leadership is a hands-on, diagrams, Heifetz, and worksheets to help you develop your skills as an adaptive leader, Linsky, tools, practical guide containing stories, cases, able to take people outside their comfort zones and assess and address the toughest challenges.

The authors have decades of experience helping people and organizations create cultures of adaptive leadership. Harvard Business School Press.





Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign

Crown - Harvard Business School Press. Praeger. 1 new york times bestsellerit was never supposed to be this close. Moving blow-by-blow from the campaign's difficult birth through the bewildering terror of election night, filled with revelations that will change the way readers understand just what happened to America on November 8, Shattered tells an unforgettable story with urgent lessons both political and personal, 2016.

For every comey revelation or hindsight acknowledgment about the electorate, no explanation of defeat can begin with anything other than the core problem of Hillary's campaign--the candidate herself. How hillary clinton lost the 2016 election to Donald Trump is the riveting story of a sure thing gone off the rails.

Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign - . And of course she was supposed to win. Crown. Drawing on the authors' deep knowledge of hillary from their previous book, Shattered offers an object lesson in how Hillary herself made victory an uphill battle, how her difficulty articulating a vision irreparably hobbled her impact with voters, the acclaimed biography HRC, and how the campaign failed to internalize the lessons of populist fury from the hard-fought primary against Bernie Sanders.

Through deep access to insiders from the top to the bottom of the campaign, political writers Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes have reconstructed the key decisions and unseized opportunities, the well-intentioned misfires and the hidden thorns that turned a winnable contest into a devastating loss.





Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign

Broadway Books - How hillary clinton lost the 2016 election to Donald Trump is the riveting story of a sure thing gone off the rails. 1 new york times bestsellerit was never supposed to be this close. For every comey revelation or hindsight acknowledgment about the electorate, no explanation of defeat can begin with anything other than the core problem of Hillary's campaign--the candidate herself.

Praeger. Drawing on the authors' deep knowledge of hillary from their previous book, Shattered offers an object lesson in how Hillary herself made victory an uphill battle, the acclaimed biography HRC, how her difficulty articulating a vision irreparably hobbled her impact with voters, and how the campaign failed to internalize the lessons of populist fury from the hard-fought primary against Bernie Sanders.

Through deep access to insiders from the top to the bottom of the campaign, political writers Jonathan Allen and Amie Parnes have reconstructed the key decisions and unseized opportunities, the well-intentioned misfires and the hidden thorns that turned a winnable contest into a devastating loss. Harvard Business School Press.

Shattered: Inside Hillary Clinton's Doomed Campaign - Moving blow-by-blow from the campaign's difficult birth through the bewildering terror of election night, Shattered tells an unforgettable story with urgent lessons both political and personal, filled with revelations that will change the way readers understand just what happened to America on November 8, 2016.

Crown. And of course she was supposed to win.





The Voter's Guide to Election Polls

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers - Why were the polls so wrong and what does it mean to 'be ahead' in the polls? how ephemeral are these leads at different stages of the campaign? What about these polls anyway? Who sponsors them? How are they conducted? What do they mean? For the third presidential election running, Michael Traugott and Paul Lavrakas give voters everything they need to know about election polls and why it matters that we understand them.

Crown. Right up to election day many polls showed Kerry leading Bush by a significant margin, and early exit polling confirmed this misapprehension. If statistics are worse than lies, just think what misreading the polls can do! Praeger. Harvard Business School Press.





Lincoln and Douglas: The Debates that Defined America Simon & Schuster Lincoln Library

Simon & Schuster - Crown. Harvard Business School Press. Lincoln lost that senate race to douglas, though he came close to toppling the “Little Giant, ” whom almost everyone thought was unbeatable. The encounters between lincoln and douglas engage a key question in american political life: What is democracy's purpose? Is it to satisfy the desires of the majority? Or is it to achieve a just and moral public order? These were the real questions in 1858 that led to the Civil War.

As this brilliant narrative by the prize-winning Lincoln scholar Allen Guelzo dramatizes, Lincoln would emerge a predominant national figure, the leader of his party, the man who would bear the burden of the national confrontation. Two years later, he was elected president and was on his way to becoming the greatest chief executive in American history.

They remain questions for Americans today. Guelzo’s lincoln and douglas brings alive their debates and this whole year of campaigns and underscores their centrality in the greatest conflict in American history. From the two-time winner of the prestigious Lincoln Prize, a stirring and surprising account of the debates that made Lincoln a national figure and defined the slavery issue that would bring the country to war.

Lincoln and Douglas: The Debates that Defined America Simon & Schuster Lincoln Library - In 1858, abraham lincoln was known as a successful Illinois lawyer who had achieved some prominence in state politics as a leader in the new Republican Party. Douglas, in the summer and fall of 1858. Praeger. What carried this one-term congressman from obscurity to fame was the campaign he mounted for the United States Senate against the country’s most formidable politician, Stephen A.





Campaigning for President 2008: Strategy and Tactics, New Voices and New Techniques

Routledge - New. Dispatch same day for order received before 12 noon. Mint Condition. Johnson has assembled an outstanding team of political science and political journalism scholars and veteran campaign consultants to examine the most exciting presidential campaign in memory. Harvard Business School Press. In this fascinating account, the authors examine the brilliant moves, the mistakes and miscalculations, and the tug of forces over which neither campaign had control.

Praeger. Guaranteed packaging. Crown. Used book in Good Condition. No quibbles returns. Campaigning for president 2008 focuses on the strategies and tactics used by the presidential candidates, the new voices and new techniques used to generate support and persuade voters, and the activities of outside interests trying to influence the outcome.

Campaigning for President 2008: Strategy and Tactics, New Voices and New Techniques - The experienced team of contributors explain how Obama triumphed in the primaries and how Clinton fell short; and how McCain came back from the politically dead. In this important and timely volume, Dennis W.