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Presidential Debates: Risky Business on the Campaign Trail


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Presidential Debates: Risky Business on the Campaign Trail

Alan Schroeder

Alan Schroeder’s big-picture history recounts the phenomenon of American televised presidential debates and its evolution over the past half century. From pundits to political operatives, from debate moderators to the viewing public, Presidential Debates reveals how the various stakeholders make and experience this powerful event. For this third edition, Schroeder analyzes the presidential debates of 2008 and 2012 ... Read more


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