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Israel Goes to the Polls

The Road to Elections for the Constituent Assembly, 1948–1949

Meir Chazan

sent by the Fighters List and was not approved. The soldiers voted with their identity cards and their army personnel numbers. The army set up about 200 polling booths throughout the country where soldiers were stationed. In order to avoid long lines

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Dan Brockington

validity of political polling, how we measure and monitor the world is increasingly on the agenda. The prevalence of measurement is also partly due to the new possibilities and ways of knowing that are now being revealed through “big data” that track social

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Frédéric Sawicki

tool to mobilize the urban working classes and lead them to the polling stations on election day. Because Socialist Party members no longer live in these neighborhoods and are mobilized to distribute leaflets in public spaces, especially in open

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Heritage or hate?

A pedagogical guide to the confederate flag in post-race America

Cameron D. Lippard

privileged positions in the world (for example, that the U.S. flag can be a symbol of imperialism and genocide). The second phase of this activity is polling students on their views of the confederate flag now that they have looked at a variety of flags

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The Social Consequences of Brexit for the UK and Europe

Euroscepticism, Populism, Nationalism, and Societal Division

Steve Corbett

’s renegotiated EU membership to some extent echoed analysis of recent polling on the preferences of the public ( Vasilopoulou 2016 ). These include issues of freedom of movement within the EU—“the right to work and receive welfare in another EU country

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Coalition Politics in Crisis?

The German Party System Before and After the 2017 Federal Election

Frank Decker and Philipp Adorf

well have called the party’s existence into question as the infighting of the previous weeks had already coincided with steady downward trajectory in the spd ’s polling numbers (from around 21 percent in mid November to 17 percent by early March

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“Revenge of the East”?

The AfD's Appeal in Eastern Germany and Mainstream Parties’ Responses

Jennifer A. Yoder

-Anhalt and Thüringen. The AfD was projected to be even more successful in state elections in Brandenburg, Saxony and Thuringia in the fall of 2019. In Brandenburg, for the first time ever, the AfD led other parties going into an election. 4 While polling

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Political Campaigns and Civic Culture

Comparing Canvassing and Party Structures in the French and American 2012 Presidential Campaigns

Julien Talpin

tradition. Activists are advised to “personalize” their message by mentioning certain practical details (election dates, address of the polling station, etc.) and personal experiences (using the first person of the singular, explaining one’s reasons for

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Vincent Pons

many villages, the local priest gathered his parishioners at the end of the mass on election day, and they all went voting as a cortège. The density of polling stations in 1848 was much lower than it is today, and the road to vote was often ten to

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Andrei Bazarov

Translator : Jenanne K. Ferguson

connected to the problem of preserving and reproducing the tradition. A Social Portrait of the Bearers of the Book Tradition Through polling, a small statistical sample was formed, which may assist in revealing a portrait of the average bearer of the