Battle for the Big Sky: Representation and the Politics of by David C. W. Parker

By David C. W. Parker

Battle for the large Sky delves into one of many few aggressive races of the 2012 election: the USA Senate crusade in Montana. writer David C.W. Parker used to be granted remarkable entry through either applicants over the 21 months previous the election, permitting him to inform the tale of the race in infrequent and engaging aspect, whereas additionally exploring the influence of voters United and so-called "dark funds" at the crusade. The Montana atmosphere bargains readers a view into the emerging political effect of the West, the significance of "place" in politics, and the impression of congressional kinds and constituent relationships on campaigns and elections. Parker skillfully weaves political research into his narrative and locations the race within the broader context of congressional elections and the learn literature.

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