Running for Office

The Strategies, Techniques, and Messages Modern Political Candidates Need to Win Elections
Author: Ron Faucheux
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1590770102
Category: Political Science
Page: 224
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This is your first and last stop for everything you need to know about winning the political game in the modern world of expensive, competitive campaigning.

Spin Doktoren in Österreich

die Praxis amerikanischer Wahlkampfberater : was sie können, wen sie beraten, wie sie arbeiten
Author: Thomas Hofer
Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster
ISBN: 9783825886455
Category: Campaign management
Page: 258
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Winning Elections

Political Campaign Management, Strategy & Tactics
Author: Ron Faucheux
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 1590770269
Category: Political Science
Page: 688
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Articles provide advice for candidates, campaign managers, and party workers on running a political campaign, including strategies, research, finances, advertising, and related topics.

Wahl 2008

Strategien, Sieger, Sensationen
Author: Thomas Höfer,Barbara Tóth
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: N.A
Category: Political Science
Page: 189
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Wahl 2006

Kanzler, Kampagnen, Kapriolen : Analysen zur Nationalratswahl
Author: Barbara Tóth
Publisher: LIT Verlag Münster
ISBN: 9783825801472
Category: Political Science
Page: 198
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Encyclopedia of Careers and Vocational Guidance


Author: FERGUSON,J.G. Ferguson Publishing Company
Publisher: Ferguson Publishing Company
ISBN: 9780816060559
Category: Vocational guidance
Page: 3408
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Profiles various careers in detail, and provides advice on choosing an appropriate career that matches skill and interests, applying and interviewing for jobs, meeting requirements, and pursuing professional growth.

We change Europe! : the European Initiative, Art 8b(4) treaty of Lisbon


Author: Johannes W. Pichler
Publisher: Intersentia Uitgevers N V
ISBN: N.A
Category: Political Science
Page: 470
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In the wake of the ratification of the Constitution of Lisbon, the European Union must now also contend with the central question of a living democracy. Whereas during the French Revolution there was extensive bloodshed, today a new civilized culture of citizen participation has emerged: the European Citizens' Initiative. The initiative allows Europeans the formidable opportunity to actively participate in the shaping of their Union, to get involved and to be heard. The book is not merely a plea for a European Citizen's participation movement. Instead, by offering practical suggestions, it serves as a tangible guide for anyone planning a European-wide initiative. The book is completed by concrete recommendations to the European Union for promoting and monitoring a trans-European initiative. The book also pays special attention to the use of new media in the citizen participation process.

Guide To Political Campaigns In America


Author: Paul S. Herrnson,Colton C. Campbell,Marni Ezra,Stephen K. Medvic
Publisher: CQ Press
ISBN: 9781568028767
Category: Political Science
Page: 457
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''''Campaigns are a critical part of the political process in the United States, but until now, reference sources on campaigns have only covered selected parts of the process or have been written for political insiders. The Guide to Political Campaigns in America is the first resource to examine and explain every aspect of campaigns in a manner that satisfies the needs of many different audiences. This unique and comprehensive volume explores history, issues, processes and people, and types of campaigns. Editor Paul Herrnson, a well-respected government and politics scholar who has worked on many campaigns himself, brings to the work a dynamic combination of high-level scholarship and hands-on experience that sets this guide apart from all other campaign resources.''''Readers will find information on every aspect of political campaigning in America, including:''The evolution of political campaigns;''The political and regulatory environment of campaigning, including suffrage and ballot access;''The importance of the voters and what influences the vote;''The key players in the campaign organization, including the candidate and various managers;''Other players who interact with the campaign, including the media and political parties;''Key strategies and tactics, such as polling and campaign financing;''Specific types of campaigns, including the well known, such as the presidency, House, Senate, governorship, and key state and local races; as well campaigns for the judiciary and for initiatives and referenda;''Campaign and election reform.''''The expansive coverage and distinctive approach of this resource will appeal to a wide variety of library patrons, including students, professors, teachers of AP high school courses, and professionals in the media and campaigning fields.''''

Campaign Boot Camp 2.0

Basic Training for Candidates, Staffers, Volunteers, and Nonprofits
Author: Christine Pelosi
Publisher: Berrett-Koehler Publishers
ISBN: 1609945166
Category: Political Science
Page: 242
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Offers help and guidance to anyone looking to work in public service whether they are running for office, advocating for a cause, or fighting for a public policy issue.

The electoral challenge

theory meets practice
Author: Stephen C. Craig,David B Hill
Publisher: Cq Pr
ISBN: 9781604266368
Category: Political Science
Page: 343
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Winning Elections with Political Marketing


Author: Philip Davies,Bruce I. Newman
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 0789033690
Category: Political Science
Page: 239
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Find out the real impact political marketing has on the democratic process Winning Elections with Political Marketing is a unique look at the election process on both sides of the Atlantic, providing rare insight into how modern political communication and marketing strategies are used in the United States and the United Kingdom. The leading political researchers present a cross-section of their latest findings, augmented with easy-to-read tables, charts, and figures, and reinforced with extensive references and bibliographies. The book addresses the key issues that define the interplay between political marketing and the electorate in both countries, including advertising, research methods and cross-cultural research results, political choice behavior, imagery management, the integration of business and social science theory, and the impact of political marketing on democracy. While the national election cycles of the two countries may be fundamentally different, their election processes share one thing in common-a trend toward “permanent campaigning” through embedded marketing tactics that's becoming standard practice in the United States and the United Kingdom. Winning Elections with Political Marketing examines the theoretical underpinnings of policy development, the characteristics of a successful political candidate, political marketing from the perspective of the voters, campaign finance regulations, and the effects of technological changes on political communication. Winning Elections with Political Marketing looks at: The Political Triangle determining market intelligence class, rhetoric, and candidate portrayal voter perceptions the role of President as party leader lobbying constituent communication voter behavior grass roots campaigns political consulting the Internet and e-newsletters the advantages of public funding and a study of the United States presidential primaries from 1976 to 2004 Winning Elections with Political Marketing is an essential resource for political practitioners, researchers, and scholars, candidates seeking political office, lobbyists, political action groups, public relations professionals, journalists, fundraisers, advertising specialists, and anyone with an interest in the political process.

Meine geliebte Welt


Author: Sonia Sotomayor
Publisher: C.H.Beck
ISBN: 3406659489
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 349
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Aufgewachsen in der Bronx, Puertoricanerin, die Kindheit prekär, der Vater Alkoholiker, die Mutter überfordert – Sonia Sotomayor war es nicht gerade in die Wiege gelegt, eines Tages Richterin am höchsten Gericht der Vereinigten Staaten von Amerika zu werden. Mit einem großen Herzen und viel Humor erzählt diese Ausnahmefrau von ihrem Weg, aber nicht um sich dabei auf die Schulter zu klopfen, sondern um anderen Menschen mit ihrer eigenen Geschichte Mut zu machen. Ein hinreißendes, ansteckendes Buch über das Trotzdem und über die – wirklich wichtigen – Dinge des Lebens. „’Nach der Lektüre werden mich die Leser nach menschlichen Kriterien beurteilen’, schreibt Sonia Sotomayor. Wir, die wir in diesem Fall die Jury sind, finden sie einfach unwiderstehlich.“ Washingtonian „Überwältigende und stark geschriebene Memoiren zum Thema Identität und Persönlichkeitsfindung ... Offenherzig, scharf beobachtet und vor allem tief empfunden.“ The New York Times „Eine Frau, die weiß, wo sie herkommt und die die Kraft hat, uns dorthin mitzunehmen.“ The New York Times Book Review

Elections A to Z


Author: John Leo Moore
Publisher: Cq Press
ISBN: 9781568028019
Category: Political Science
Page: 614
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Extensively revised for the 2004 presidential contest, this second edition covers all the current issues on the topic, the history of elections and the major concepts behind attaining political office in the US. Readers can benefit from over 200 alphabetical entries.

American Government 2004

Continuity and Change
Author: Larry J. Sabato,Stefan Haag,Karen O'Connor,Gary Keith
Publisher: Longman
ISBN: 9780321202222
Category:
Page: 1092
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O'Connor & Sabato's best-selling American government text with seven chapters on Texas politics and government. Offers a historical perspective of American & Texas government. Brings everything right up to the present with an abundance of current and student-relevant examples. New "Join the Debate" & "On Campus" boxes engage students in the material. New "Analyzing Visuals" boxes help develop visual literacy skills.

Unsere Revolution

Wir brauchen eine gerechte Gesellschaft
Author: Bernie Sanders
Publisher: Ullstein Buchverlage
ISBN: 3843715750
Category: Political Science
Page: 464
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Bernie Sanders zeigt, dass eine wahre gesellschaftliche Erneuerung nur von links geschehen kann. Seine Ideen eines modernen demokratischen Sozialismus sind wichtiger als je zuvor – für die USA und für die ganze Welt. In der führenden Nation des Westens spielen die Belange der Mittelschicht und der Geringverdiener, aber auch die des Umweltschutzes und der Minder heiten eine empörend geringe Rolle. Doch der Sozialist Bernie Sanders kämpft weiter für eine politische Revolution: für eine Ökonomie, die nicht nur Jobs schafft, sondern auch für gerechte Löhne sorgt; für ein Gesundheitswesen, das allen zugute kommt; für den nachhaltigen Schutz unserer Umwelt — und gegen jede Form von Rassismus. Nur so wird es gelingen, den USA und der ganzen Welt eine bessere Zukunft zu schaffen. Sanders’ Buch ist die linkspolitische Agenda für alle, die mit dem Primat der Profitgier und der Willkür des Establishments nicht einverstanden sind und nach neuen Wegen jenseits des Raubtierkapitalismus suchen.

Politics and communication in America

campaigns, media, and governing in the 21st century
Author: Robert E. Denton,Robert E. Denton (Jr.),Jim A. Kuypers
Publisher: Waveland Pr Inc
ISBN: 9781577665335
Category: Political Science
Page: 353
View: 3491

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