Leaders' Personalities and the Outcomes of Democratic Elections
Edited by Anthony King
Normal Price: $93.95
Your Price: $84.56 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $9.39! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $4.23 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply
Leaders' Personalities and the Outcomes of Democratic Elections by Anthony King
Book DescriptionThis study examines the importance, or non-importance, of the personalities of political leaders in determining the outcomes of democratic elections. The book argues, contrary to conventional wisdom, that relatively few voters are swayed by candidates' personal characteristics. The findings imply that modern democracy is not nearly as candidate-centred and personality-orientated as is often supposed. They also suggest that parties' policies and their performance in office usually count for far more than the men and women they chose as their leaders.
Buy Leaders' Personalities and the Outcomes of Democratic Elections book by Anthony King from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780199253135
(233mm x 162mm x 14mm)
Imprint: Oxford University Press
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publish Date: 21-Mar-2002
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Anthony King
Frontline, Hardback (July 2015)
The volume examines the experiences of professional Western combat soldiers' training and operations in Iraq, and seeks to explain the culture, motivations, and capabilities of the professional soldier in the twenty-first century.
Who Governs Britain?, Paperback (April 2015)
How exactly has the British system changed? Where does power now lie? In this book, the author offers the first assessment in many years of Britain's governing arrangements as a whole, providing much needed context for the 2015 general election.
Blunders of Our Governments, Paperback (September 2014)
From the poll tax to ID cards, a groundbreaking look at three decades of outrageous political mishaps
Transformation of Europe's Armed Forces, Paperback (March 2014)» View all books by Anthony King
This book explores the transformation of Europe's military forces as they prepare for global intervention missions.
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Leaders' Personalities and the Outcomes of Democratic Elections book by Anthony King and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2017. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.