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The post-crisis Irish voter: Voting behaviour in the Irish 2016 general election

Michael Marsh, David Farrell, and Theresa Reidy (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526122643
eISBN:
9781526138989
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122643.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics

This is the definitive study of the Irish general election of 2016 – the most dramatic election in a generation, which among other things resulted in the worst electoral outcome for Ireland’s ... More


Rigged?: Assessing Election Administration in Florida’s 2016 General Election

Daniel A. Smith, Brian Amos, Carl Klarner, Daniel Maxwell, Thessalia Merivaki, and Tyler Richards

in Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.003.0008
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter assesses how Florida’s county election administration performed in the 2016 general election.With allegations that vote totals are now “rigged,” the performance of the election ... More


The (In)famous Election: Analyzing the Russian Intervention in the 2016 U.S. Elections

Dov H. Levin

in Meddling in the Ballot Box: The Causes and Effects of Partisan Electoral Interventions

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197519882
eISBN:
9780197519929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197519882.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

Chapter 8 examines the case of the Russian partisan intervention in the 2016 U.S. elections in light of this book’s arguments and the currently available information. It first analyzes the causes of ... More


Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Matthew T. Corrigan and Michael Binder (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.001.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

In one of the surprising US presidential elections in recent history, the Florida played a central role in the election of reality/star businessman Donald Trump.This book examines the importance of ... More


Whose Class Is It Anyway? The “White Working Class” and the Myth of Trump

Sarah Jaffe

in Labor in the Time of Trump

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781501746598
eISBN:
9781501746611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501746598.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Occupations, Professions, and Work

This chapter unpacks myths about the white working class and its support for Donald Trump in the 2016 election. Popular media wrongly suggest that millions of white, economically disadvantaged, ... More


Introduction

Matthew T. Corrigan and Michael Binder

in Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.003.0001
Subject:
History, Social History

This book is an examination of how the Trump campaign won Floridain 2016. Florida, a perennial battleground state, was a microcosm of hisnational victory. Trump secured suburban and Republican voters ... More


Challenges of Electoral Integrity during the 2016 US Elections

Pippa Norris

in Why American Elections Are Flawed (and How to Fix Them)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781501713408
eISBN:
9781501712753
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501713408.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter describes several major challenges observed during the 2016 US elections. Five issues pose growing risks to electoral legitimacy in the 2016 race: partisan polarization over electoral ... More


Conclusion

Matthew T. Corrigan and Michael Binder

in Florida and the 2016 Election of Donald J. Trump

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780813056234
eISBN:
9780813058047
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813056234.003.0009
Subject:
History, Social History

This chapter summarizes why Florida was so critical to the Donald Trump victory in the 2016 presidential election.Trump’s outsider campaign dominated the state in the primary and was enough to win ... More


Why the Electoral College Is Bad for America: Third Edition

George C. Edwards

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780300243888
eISBN:
9780300249651
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300243888.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This is the third edition of the definitive book on the unique system by which Americans choose a presidents, and why that system should be changed. It is a critique of the U.S. electoral college and ... More


How Trump Flipped Michigan

Sally Marsh

in Upending American Politics: Polarizing Parties, Ideological Elites, and Citizen Activists from the Tea Party to the Anti-Trump Resistance

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780190083526
eISBN:
9780190083564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190083526.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Twelve Michigan counties that voted for Barack Obama in both 2008 and 2012 flipped to assure Donald Trump’s surprising 2016 victory in this supposed “blue wall” state. To understand how this ... More


Polarized Parties, the 2016 Elections, and the Early Trump Presidency

Gary C. Jacobson

in Presidents and Parties in the Public Mind

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780226589206
eISBN:
9780226589480
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226589480.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter argues that popular reactions to recent presidents have consistently reinforced the widening demographic, cultural, ideological, and even cognitive differences between ordinary ... More


Truthers and Trumpenvolk

J. Eric Oliver and Thomas J. Wood

in Enchanted America: How Intuition and Reason Divide Our Politics

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780226578477
eISBN:
9780226578644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226578644.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

Chapter Five tackles the Truther phenomenon that has bubbled to the surface more readily after the 2016 Presidential election. Populist and conspiracists are given clear definitions, how these groups ... More


Down the Rabbit Hole We Go!

Joseph E. Uscinski

in Conspiracy Theories and the People Who Believe Them

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
December 2018
ISBN:
9780190844073
eISBN:
9780190909611
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190844073.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

Conspiracy theories are not fringe ideas, tucked neatly away in the dark corners of society. They are politically, economically, and socially relevant to all of us. They are intertwined with our ... More


Raising Questions

George C. Edwards III

in Why the Electoral College Is Bad for America: Third Edition

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780300243888
eISBN:
9780300249651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300243888.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines the function of the electoral college during the controversial 2016 presidential elections. It argues that the electoral college did not work at all as its defenders said it ... More


Boldly Representing Immigrants in Tough Times

Heath Brown

in Immigrants and Electoral Politics: Nonprofit Organizing in a Time of Demographic Change

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781501704833
eISBN:
9781501705922
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501704833.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This concluding chapter circles back to the political sphere and examines what actually happened on Election Day. It looks at how first-and second-generation immigrant candidates (Grace Meng, Ted ... More


Introduction

Robert M. Alexander

in Representation and the Electoral College

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190939427
eISBN:
9780190939465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939427.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This chapter examines common arguments surrounding the Electoral College. Many of these arguments were present with the 2016 presidential election. The election marked the sixth time the popular vote ... More


Alexander Hamilton and the 2016 Election

Robert M. Alexander

in Representation and the Electoral College

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780190939427
eISBN:
9780190939465
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190939427.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

This chapter examines the 2016 election through the lens of the Electoral College. The election represents the sixth time the popular vote winner did not win the Electoral College vote. It also ... More


Workers and Political Voice

Christopher Martin

in No Longer Newsworthy: How the Mainstream Media Abandoned the Working Class

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781501735257
eISBN:
9781501735264
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501735257.003.0006
Subject:
History, Political History

Chapter 5 exploresthe idea of political voice. It charts how the shift in journalism’s positions about labor unions and the working class relates to the shift in focus of the Democrat and Republican ... More


Political Choice and Campaign Communication Innovation: Why Campaigns Have the Most Consistent Innovation Adoption

Ben Epstein

in The Only Constant is Change: Technology, Political Communication, and Innovation Over Time

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
April 2018
ISBN:
9780190698980
eISBN:
9780190699017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190698980.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

The behavioral choices made by various types of political organizations differ based on the communication goals and constraints placed upon various types of actors. This chapter offers case studies ... More


Meddling in the Ballot Box: The Causes and Effects of Partisan Electoral Interventions

Dov H. Levin

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780197519882
eISBN:
9780197519929
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197519882.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Comparative Politics, International Relations and Politics

This book examines why partisan electoral interventions occur as well as their effects on the election results in countries in which the great powers intervened. A new dataset shows that the U.S. and ... More


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