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Tuesday, November 4, 2008

Election Day Reading List

Election Day is finally here! It’s been a long and grueling campaign season, but if you’re still hungry for insight about the important issues facing the nation, check out these three books by faculty members from the Department of Government.

From voter mythology to gender and religion, these books address the gamut of contentious issues from the 2008 presidential election.

“Unconventional Wisdom: Facts and Myths About American Voters” (Oxford University Press, 2008), by Karen Kaufmann, John Petrocik and Daron Shaw.

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