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作者 Saltman, R
書名 The History and Politics of Voting Technology : In Quest of Integrity and Public Confidence
出版項 New York : Palgrave Macmillan US, 2006
©2006
國際標準書號 9781403977212 (electronic bk.)
9780230605985
book jacket
說明 1 online resource (249 pages)
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computer c rdamedia
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附註 Cover -- Contents -- List of Tables -- List of Figures -- Author's Preface -- 1 The 2000 Presidential Election in Florida: The Family Secret is Exposed -- 2 From the Revolution to the Civil War: Consent of the Governed and the Election Clause -- 3 The Late Nineteenth Century: Struggling with Corruption and Fraud -- 4 The Late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries: Mechanization and Political Reforms -- 5 The Middle and Late Twentieth Century: Movements for Equality, Enfranchisement, and Voting Facilitation -- 6 The Middle and Late Twentieth Century: Election Administration and Computing Technology -- 7 The Great Awakening after Florida, through July 2005 -- References -- Index
Saltman traces the evolution of voting technology in the USA, from voice to digital, highlighting how the antiquated systems in use today are a legacy of the industrial revolution of the Nineteenth-century and the early computer revolution of the 1950s and analyses the current day situation
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鏈接 Print version: Saltman, R. The History and Politics of Voting Technology : In Quest of Integrity and Public Confidence New York : Palgrave Macmillan US,c2006 9780230605985
主題 Voting -- United States -- History.;Voting -- Technological innovations -- United States -- History
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