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Votes of confidence : a young person's guide to American elections / by Jeff Fleischer.

Fleischer, Jeff, (author.).

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Summary:

Every four years, coverage of the presidential elections turns into a horse-race story about who is leading, and who said what then. Fleischer explains the past, present, and future of American elections; how the election process actually works and why it matters; and how young people can become involved-- not just this year, but for years to come. -- adapted from back cover
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Hood River County Library YA 324.6 FLE 2020 (Text) 33892100683680 Young Adult New Books Book None 05/28/2020 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781541578968
  • ISBN: 1541578961
  • ISBN: 9781541578975
  • ISBN: 154157897X
  • Physical Description: 255 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Edition: Second Edition.
  • Publisher: Minneapolis : Zest Books, [2020]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Previous edition published: San Francisco, California : Zest Books, [2016] under title Votes of Confidence.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- American Government 101 -- How voting works -- Party time: the role of political parties in U.S. politics -- Voting (with confidence) -- What's going on? Polls, debates, money, and ballot measures -- More ways to get involved.
Summary, etc.:
Every four years, coverage of the presidential elections turns into a horse-race story about who is leading, and who said what then. Fleischer explains the past, present, and future of American elections; how the election process actually works and why it matters; and how young people can become involved-- not just this year, but for years to come. -- adapted from back cover
Target Audience Note:
Ages: 11-18.
Grades: 9 to 12.
Subject: Elections > United States > Juvenile literature.
Representative government and representation > United States.
Elections.
Genre: Young adult.
Summary: Every four years, coverage of the presidential elections turns into a horse-race story about who is leading, and who said what then. Fleischer explains the past, present, and future of American elections; how the election process actually works and why it matters; and how young people can become involved-- not just this year, but for years to come. -- adapted from back cover

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