Event Title

The 2012 US Election: A Domestic and Global Perspective

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A post-election overview on what was 'normal' about the 2012 US election compared to previous presidential elections,and an assessment of how 2012 was unlike other US elections. The discussion will also consider how Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are perceived overseas, and how Americans' attitudes about their elections compare to attitudes held by citizens in other democratic nations.

About the Lecturer: Todd Donovan Professor of Political Science, Western Washington University

Document Type

Event

Start Date

7-11-2012 12:00 PM

End Date

7-11-2012 1:15 PM

Location

Fairhaven College Auditorium

Resource Type

Moving image

Title of Series

World Issues Forum

Genre/Form

lectures

Contributing Repository

Fairhaven College of Interdisciplinary Studies

Keywords

2012 U.S. election, Presidential elections, Barack Obama, Mitt Romney

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Language

English

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video/mp4

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The 2012 US Election: A Domestic and Global Perspective

Fairhaven College Auditorium

A post-election overview on what was 'normal' about the 2012 US election compared to previous presidential elections,and an assessment of how 2012 was unlike other US elections. The discussion will also consider how Barack Obama and Mitt Romney are perceived overseas, and how Americans' attitudes about their elections compare to attitudes held by citizens in other democratic nations.

About the Lecturer: Todd Donovan Professor of Political Science, Western Washington University