Week 5: The parties, elections and the media: 2000 and 2016 elections

Lecture recording

 

Lecture notes

Tutorial readings

Required readings:

Supplementary:

  • New York Times, 36 Days, Times Books, 2001. pp. 1-27.

Links

Parties

Exit Polls

Campaign Financing

Electoral College

Primary rules

Debates

Famous American Political Ads

Five factions within the GOP

Money in US Politics

2000 ballots papers