'Net buzz

McNamara, Paul
January 2000
Network World;01/31/2000, Vol. 17 Issue 5, p81
Trade Publication
Discusses the disadvantages of holding elections over the Internet. Apathy of voters towards elections; Integrity of the electoral process; Security issues for such exercise.


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