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Votes of confidence : a young person's guide to American elections
Title:
Votes of confidence : a young person's guide to American elections
Edition:
Second Edition, Updated Edition.
Publication Information:
Minneapolis : Zest Books, [2020]

© 2020.
ISBN:
9781541578968

9781541578975

9781544446455
Physical Description:
255 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm
Target Audience:
Ages: 11-18.

Grades: 9 to 12.

1310 L
Language:
English
General Note:
Previous edition published: San Francisco, California : Zest Books, [2016] under title Votes of Confidence.
Contents:
Introduction -- American Government 101 -- How voting works -- Party time: the role of political parties in U.S. politics -- Voting (with confidence) -- What's going on? Polls, debates, money, and ballot measures -- More ways to get involved.
Abstract:
Every four years, coverage of the presidential elections turns into a horse-race story about who is leading, and who said what then. Fleischer explains the past, present, and future of American elections; how the election process actually works and why it matters; and how young people can become involved-- not just this year, but for years to come. -- adapted from back cover
Lexile Measure:
1310
Holds: