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The Perfect Tie

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In The Perfect Tie: The True Story of the 2000 Presidential Election, James W. Ceaser and Andrew E. Busch continue their study of national elections and their broader implications for American politics and society. With groundbreaking research of electoral politics and penetrating discussions of divided government, independent candidates, party platforms, realignment theor ...more
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Published April 4th 2001 by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers (first published 2001)
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Kinksrock
Jan 19, 2016 Kinksrock rated it liked it
I read this book because I was looking for a balanced review and analysis of the 2000 election. It's possible this is the most balanced account at this time, but I still detected bias.

I give the authors credit for supplying footnotes with citations to back up their facts or to give credit to other analyses they cite.

However, I think a lot was left out about the 2000 election, mostly negatives about George W. Bush. The book is thorough in describing the defects in Al Gore's personality and campai
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Sep 20, 2015 Stanley Lee rated it really liked it
Entertaining education of the 2000 presidential election.
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