TITLE

Primary school

AUTHOR(S)
Tarloff, Erik
PUB. DATE
June 2008
SOURCE
Prospect;Jun2008, Issue 147, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author discusses primary elections in the 2008 U.S. presidential election. He comments on the history of primary elections and notes how 2008 U.S. presidential candidates Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton divided voters by gender. He suggests Clinton's campaign strategy affected her response to mass media and caused her to underestimate Obama. He discusses how race could affect election results between Obama and presidential candidate John McCain.
ACCESSION #
32595020

 

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