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Alter Egos - Mark Landler
Call Number: E907 .L364 2016
ISBN: 9780812998856
Publication Date: 2016-04-26
"The deeply reported story of two supremely ambitious figures, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton--archrivals who became partners for a time, trailblazers who share a common sense of their historic destiny but hold very different beliefs about how to project American power. In Alter Egos, veteran New York Times White House correspondent Mark Landler takes us inside the fraught and fascinating relationship between Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton--a relationship that has framed the nation's great debates over war and peace for the past eight years..."

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Faces on the Ballot - Alan Renwick; Jean-Benoit Pilet
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Publication Date: 2016-03-20
One of the key shifts in contemporary politics is the trend towards greater personalization. Citizens are slowly dealigning from collective actors such as political parties, and individual politicians are therefore growing in importance in elections, government, parties, and the media. But is this trend also changing the institutional architecture of contemporary democracy itself? This book shows that the trend towards personalization is indeed changing core democratic institutions. Studying the evolution of electoral systems in thirty-one European democracies since 1945, it demonstrate that, ...


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