TITLE

HERE WE GO AGAIN

AUTHOR(S)
Wilentz, Sean
PUB. DATE
August 1996
SOURCE
New Republic;8/19/96, Vol. 215 Issue 8/9, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Highlights the clamor for reform in the way national political party conventions in the U.S. are being held. Description of national party conventions in the country; Comparison of the national party conventions during the 1900s and the national party conventions at the start of the 21st century; Significance of party conventions; Sentiment of Moisei Ostrogorski, a Russian political scientist, regarding the presidential nomination procedures in the U.S. during the 1900s; Arguments of those who want to reform or eliminate national party conventions.
ACCESSION #
9608077769

 

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