Science of Elections
Scientific American

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Narrated By: George Newbern

Duration: 5 hours and 31 minutes

What to expect

Politics makes strange bedfellows, and that becomes even more apparent when trying to analyze the science of politics. Pulling from an array of disciplines including social science, behavioral science, and mathematics, this audiobook analyzes key factors in the process of electing a leader: from dissecting those qualities considered to be ideal, to how potential leaders are portrayed, to voter behavior, to the voting process—casting, collecting, and counting the votes.


Elections and referenda, Political campaigning and advertising

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