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8 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Voter Turnout

Words: 2166
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Elections Role of Diminishing Marginal Return on Voter Turnout This paper looks at the effects of diminishing marginal returns on voter turnout by comparing voter turnout in various countries.…

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8 Pages
Research Proposal

Government

Voter Turnout Helps Determine 2008

Words: 2312
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

High turnouts also helped to determine several key local and state elections. The large numbers of Latino voters in California also helped secure the passage of Proposition 8, therefore…

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2 Pages
Chapter

Sociology

Bias in Voter Turnout and State Welfare

Words: 740
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Chapter

Bias in Voter Turnout and State Welfare Changes The authors of the article are predominantly concerned with the welfare policies that were passed after 1996 when the Temporary Assistance…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

American History

Voter Turnout Rates in United States

Words: 2765
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Introduction Voter turnout in the United States changes from state to state. An excellent example to show how this variation occurs is the 2012 presidential election, where there were…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Negative Attack Ads Decrease Voter

Words: 1672
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Part II. Meta-Analysis: Critiquing hat You Have Done Data thus far on negative campaigning has been mixed, with some research suggesting that it can be profoundly mobilizing to the…

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2 Pages
Essay

Political Science

Robert Dahl on Mandatory Voting

Words: 751
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Democracy and its Critics, Dahl outlines the modern incarnation of democracy. Democracy, he notes, requires the people participating in it to "possess all the capacities, resources and institutions they…

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3 Pages

Why My Vote Matters Essay

Words: 1058
Length: 3 Pages
Type:

Introduction When elections are won or lost by a large majority, it can give people, particularly young people, the impression that their votes don’t matter. They see the situation…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Register to Vote

Words: 1346
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Voting is one of the most important rights in a democratic society. In the United States, this right has been intermittently fought for by minority groups such as black…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Political Science

Analysis of the Current Situation in American Politics

Words: 1356
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Voting is a privilege and a right. A right that was denied for millions of people. Only until the passing of the Voting ights Act did minorities have a…

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4 Pages
Essay

Government

analyzing an article about voting and trump

Words: 1367
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Voting isn't just important to Democracy. Voting is Democracy." I have long been proud of our country, and honored to participate in its electoral process, even if that process…

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6 Pages
Essay

Government

American Political Behavior

Words: 2145
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

American Political Behavior Mid-Term and Discussion Chapter and Blog Module 4/Discussion 1 -- Participation of Young Voters Young voter participation has been lagging behind other age groups, which has…

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2 Pages
A2 Coursework

Government

Validity and Reliability of the

Words: 592
Length: 2 Pages
Type: A2 Coursework

It is also possible that voters could change their attitudes after having completed the questionnaire. This could affect the validity of the results for the experimental group. To handle…

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6 Pages
Thesis

Government

Electoral Decay in the Book

Words: 2032
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Thesis

It appears then that the authors believe that democracy has taken a very different form from its position less than a century ago. Citizens and politicians no longer work…

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2 Pages
Essay

Urban Studies

Bias Internal Validity External Validity and Reliability

Words: 558
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

bias, internal validity, external validity, and reliability. There are several important issues with the research conducted by this anonymous female student that impacts the reliability and validity of her…

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1 Pages
Thesis

Government

Democratic Deficit This Is a

Words: 325
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Thesis

A new "treaty" to reform the EU government was put forth in 2007, ratified by most countries, but rejected by Ireland in 2008. Efforts continue. Why Low Voter Turnout…

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1 Pages
Term Paper

Government

U S Level of Democracy in

Words: 445
Length: 1 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Concerning civil rights and liberties, the U.S. can consider itself to be a free country indeed. According to a Freedom Hose eport which took into consideration the evolution of…

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5 Pages
Term Paper

Government

E-Voting Positives vs Dangers

Words: 1766
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Term Paper

e-voting, or voting through ATM-like electronic terminals. Specifically, it will discuss the pro and cons of the election process moving into an electronic age away from the "hanging chads."…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Local Elections in the City of York

Words: 2512
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Local Elections in the City of York, UK Many Western democracies are dealing with the problem of low voter turnout in elections. The United Kingdom is no different in…

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13 Pages
Essay

Government

Strategic Use and Impact of Social Media in the 2012 Elections

Words: 3709
Length: 13 Pages
Type: Essay

Strategic Use and Impact of Social Media in the 2012 Elections The goal of the research is to find evidence of the use and impact of social media in…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Government

United States Operates as an Indirect or

Words: 1691
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

United States operates as an indirect or representative democracy meaning that a select group is elected by the whole to serve as representatives while attending to public matters. This…

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2 Pages
Essay

Government

Unintentional Discrimination

Words: 606
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Discrimination Unintentional Discrimination Unintentional discrimination occurs when a company's policies uncritically reflect prejudicial stereotypes yet do not involve overt racial prejudices of its managers or executives. Does legislation to…

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10 Pages
Essay

Political Science - Elections

Democrats Poor Performance in the 2016 Elections

Words: 3294
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Essay

In the 2016 U.S. presidential elections, the Democrats experienced significant losses in both the Senate and the House of Representatives in addition to losing the presidency.  While the Democratic…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Decline of Political Participation What

Words: 1222
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Other factors include those as follows: 1) Differences in social background characteristics - this accounted for half of the turnout gap between the youngest two cohorts in the study…

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15 Pages
Term Paper

Government

U S Census Bureau Projected That

Words: 4517
Length: 15 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The 16th Amendment was the first to be passed in the 20th century. It allowed incomes to be taxed as a clear response to the Supreme Court decision in…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Districting Process in the State

Words: 2557
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The incentives of engaging a meaningful and thorough campaign is thus reduced. The chances of influencing the results of elections are significantly reduced leading to the decrease in the…

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5 Pages
Essay

Government

Citizen Contribution

Words: 1619
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Civil participation or civil engagement is defined as individual as well as collective actions that are designed for the identification and addressing of issues that concern the public. It…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

Law - Constitutional Law

Maybe Same-Sex Marriages Didn't Make

Words: 1811
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Nationwide, those who attended graduate school were 11 percentage points more likely to vote for Kerry than those without a college education. In other discoveries, Bush supporters believed overwhelmingly…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Democrats Some Contend That the

Words: 3690
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

urthermore, voter turnout for election 2004 exceeded voter turnout for 2000 by approximately 8%. However, many of those voters can be attributed to efforts of special interest groups, which…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Transforming Elections

Words: 738
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Transforming Elections In 2004, approximately 120.3 million people cast a ballot for president, which, in absolute numbers, are the most to have participated in any American election. In the…

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9 Pages
Term Paper

Government

NY Politics

Words: 2776
Length: 9 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Division of Political Power in New York City Since orld ar II The Late 1940's and 1950's and agner The 1960's and Lindsay The 1970's and Financial Crisis The…

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10 Pages
Research Paper

Native Americans

The Culture of the Eastern Band Cherokee

Words: 3152
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Paper

Introduction The Cherokee Tribe in North Carolina is part of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, a federally-recognized independent Native American Cherokee tribe whose home base is in Cherokee,…

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6 Pages
Essay

Political Science

Discussing Democracy and the Civil War

Words: 1915
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Essay

Civil War A Fight for Democracy There are many forms of government that exist in the world. From dictatorships to monarchies to democracies. However, the most challenging form of…

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7 Pages
Term Paper

American History

Fresia's Contention That the United States Failed

Words: 2259
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Fresia's contention that the United States failed to live up to its revolutionary democratic promise and instead was captured by the powerful plutocratic elite has appeal, it oversimplifies the…

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16 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Former Soviet Satellites and the European Union

Words: 4334
Length: 16 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Former Soviet Satellites and the European Union Recent decades have been decades of great change for the nations and peoples of Europe. The est has witnessed the gradual demise…

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2 Pages
Essay

Law  (general)

Effect of Electoral Rules and Socio Economic Changes

Words: 736
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Electoral ules and Socio-Economic Changes on Elections and Winners Thereof One should never be deceived to think or imagine that electoral rules are mere formalities. These rules have a…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Functioning of the Electoral System

Words: 1035
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

In terms of outcomes and successes, it can be said that the small voter turnout, especially in the recent elections of 2004 when only 54% of the population with…

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3 Pages
Thesis

Healthcare

Attitude Survey on Healthcare Reform

Words: 1223
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Thesis

Thereby we can conclude if their support or lack thereof for healthcare reform is based on understanding of facts, or is being shaped by other factors, ostensibly the information…

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8 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Jeffersonian & Jacksonian Democracies Jeffersonian

Words: 2641
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Term Paper

.." And with that that party "controls the spoils of office" by appointing people friendly to the president's election to positions of influence and by keeping the party's masses…

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7 Pages
Essay

Race

Racial and Ethnic Differences National Contexts a

Words: 1999
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Essay

acial and Ethnic Differences National Contexts A sociologist analyze racial ethnic differences national contexts. For, U.S., tend race a . In order develop skill, select analyze a society demonstrating…

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4 Pages
Essay

Government

Is Democratic Governance Slipping Away

Words: 1407
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

1997 in the peer-reviewed journal the American Prospect. The authors (Sidney Verba, Kay Lehman Schlozman, and Henry E, Brady) focus their attention on the theme of political participation and…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Music

Grandmaster Flash The Hip-Hop Pioneer

Words: 3303
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Fortune Affect Grand Master Flash's Political Message? Music is one of the most powerful forms of communication. It utilizes different types of information networks to cut across linguistic and…

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5 Pages
Essay

Japan

Politics in Japan and Its Government

Words: 1605
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Essay

Second orld ar, Japan was a traditional absolute monarchy but since the adoption of a new constitution in 1946, Japan has become a constitutional monarchy in which the emperor…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Literature - Latin-American

Cuban Exiles

Words: 1704
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Cuban Americans Of all ethnic groups classified as "Hispanic," Cuban Americans have been seen as a model minority. Compared to groups such as Mexican-Americans or Puerto Ricans, Cubans are…

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8 Pages
Essay

Government

The Problem of the European Parliament

Words: 2291
Length: 8 Pages
Type: Essay

European Parliament, Democratic Legitimacy and the EU Introduction Background The EU has three legislative aspects—the supranational aspect (the Commission), the intergovernmental aspect (the European Council and the Council of…

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4 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Political Activity and Geographic Area

Words: 1163
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Term Paper

4. Dr. Michael Hanchard. Political science professor at Northwestern University. Dr. Hanchard may be the most important contact in academia for any aspects of the study linked to race…

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3 Pages
Essay

Government

John Rawls and Justice

Words: 996
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

awls and the Just Society Today's United States society is not just because it violates both principles of John awls' theory of justice based on the "original position." This…

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7 Pages
Grant Proposal

Music

Reducing or Reinforcing Media Impact

Words: 2374
Length: 7 Pages
Type: Grant Proposal

Through a school-based project, students within the proposed COMA program would watch popular videos under supervision and then talk about the images afterwards, to assess different rapper's portraits of…

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4 Pages
Essay

Literature - Latin-American

Hispanic-americans Specifically it Will Discuss

Words: 1254
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

Politically, they are an extremely strong force in Florida politics, and they have gained the sympathy of many other Americans because of the strong anti-Cuban (i.e. Castro) sentiment in…

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2 Pages
Term Paper

Government

Heywood Democracy Has Been Long

Words: 801
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Term Paper

The subject culture implies the relationship of the individual with the political authorities he is aware of. However, despite their existence, the subject may or may not agree to…

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3 Pages
Essay

Business - Law

United Reform Church and Allied Religious Institutions

Words: 974
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Essay

United eform Church and allied religious institutions such as the Methodist Church in Britain have expressed concern over election results for the British National Party (BNP). In the June…

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2 Pages
Article Critique

Government

Presidentialism and the Alternatives

Words: 661
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Article Critique

Presidentialism Lijphart, a. (1991). Constitutional choices for new democracies. Journal of Democracy 2(1): 72-84. In "Constitutional Choices for New Democracies," Lijphart argues that the parliamentary/proportional representational model offers clear…

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10 Pages
Term Paper

Careers

Human Resources Unions When Unions

Words: 3335
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Unions have been dropping members at an incredible rate. The trouble can't be resolved by individual unions dealing with great, monopolistic, international companies. Unions must stick together and work…

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10 Pages
Research Proposal

Healthcare

Healthcare Propsal Are Immigrants Left

Words: 2880
Length: 10 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

Unless the physicians can succinctly argue their case for care and services, the managed care entity will, for reasons of medical necessity, deny access to care and services. What…

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5 Pages
Research Proposal

History - Israel

Public Issue Life Cycle Life

Words: 1964
Length: 5 Pages
Type: Research Proposal

" (Iraq Body Count). To begin to understand the extent of the problem, the media needs to address the following questions about civilian deaths: "ho is killing them? How…

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4 Pages
Essay

Military

Prince the War in Iraq

Words: 1291
Length: 4 Pages
Type: Essay

They might make good holiday spots but they do not make good political partners. Because almost all of the countries that do not maintain a military have treaties with…

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6 Pages
Term Paper

Urban Studies

Urban Sprawl Is Not Something That Too

Words: 2180
Length: 6 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Urban sprawl is not something that too many people really seem to spend that much time thinking about. Despite this, however, many people do have to deal with it.…

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12 Pages
Term Paper

Art  (general)

Realism Style

Words: 3561
Length: 12 Pages
Type: Term Paper

Realist Painting Style and Realism The Realist style owes its existence to the Realist concept. "Realism is democracy in art," Courbet believed. (Nochlin, xiii) Taking that as the credo…

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3 Pages
Term Paper

Terrorism

Changes in America Since September 11 2001

Words: 958
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Term Paper

alarm woke me up. Crawling from bed to bathroom and back to bed, I lay there wishing I didn't have to go to school or work. I crept to…

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3 Pages
Article

Terrorism

Elections Pale Against Boko Haram Threat

Words: 1059
Length: 3 Pages
Type: Article

Nigeria Election and Media Coverage The Nigerian elections committee has postponed the national election until March 28, 2015. The election was scheduled to take place on February 14, but…

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2 Pages
Essay

Government

Democratic and Republican Parties Have Been Able

Words: 603
Length: 2 Pages
Type: Essay

Democratic and Republican parties have been able to maintain their strength and their membership numbers since the Civil War for both structural and ideological reasons. The ideological reasons are…

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