Shades of gray [electronic resource] :perspectives on campaign ethics / Candice J. Nelson, David A. Dulio, and Stephen K. Medvic, editors.
Contributor(s): Nelson, Candice J | Dulio, David A | Medvic, Stephen K.Material type: BookPublisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2002Description: 1 online resource (xi, 262 p.).ISBN: 0815798849 (electronic bk.); 9780815798842 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Political campaigns -- United States | Political ethics -- United States | Elections -- United States | POLITICAL SCIENCE -- General | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Elections | Elections | Political campaigns | Political ethics | United States | Electronic booksGenre/Form: Electronic books.DDC classification: 172 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Foreword / James A. Thurber -- Campaign ethics -- Approaching the issue / David A. Dulio, Stephen K. Medvic, and Candice J. Nelson -- Civic responsibility or self-interest? / Dale E. Miller and Stephen K. Medvic -- Candidates -- Promises and persuasion / L. Sandy Maisel -- Winning ethically / L. Dale Lawton and William H. Wood -- Political consultants -- Hired guns or gatekeepers of democracy? / Candice J. Nelson, Stephen K. Medvic, and David A. Dulio -- Wolves or watchdogs? / Carol Whitney -- Political parties -- It's the system, stupid! / Robin Kolodny -- Conduct, codes, and common sense / Mark A. Siegel -- Interest groups -- From campaigning to lobbying / James A. Thurber -- What money buys / Larry Makinson -- The media -- Form and content of political ommunication / Robert E. Denton jr.-- Watchdog, guide, and soapbox / Paul Taylor -- The citizenry -- Electorate's responsibilities / Michael W. Traugott -- More than voting / Brad Rourke.
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