SMU Libraries Curate: U.S. Presidential Election


Dear SMU Community,

The U.S. Presidential Election is one week away. As the world waits to learn who will be the next president of the United States, satisfy your political cravings with the following news sites, election resources, books, and more.

Title / Author

Ballot Battles: The History of Disputed Elections in the United States / Foley, Edward

e-Book

Conservatism : the fight for a tradition / Fawcett, Edmund

e-Book

Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right's Stealth Plan for America / MacLean, Nancy

e-Book

Democracy Unchained: How to Rebuild Government for the People / Orr, David; Gumbel, Andrew; Kitwana, Bakari; Becker, William

e-Book

Election Meltdown Dirty Tricks, Distrust, and the Threat to American Democracy / Hasen, Richard L

e-Book

It's Time To Fight Dirty: How Democrats Can Build a Lasting Majority in American Politics / Faris, David

e-Book

Joe Biden: The Life, The Run, and What Matters Now / Osnos, Evan

e-Book

Presidents, Populism, and the Crisis of Democracy / Howell, William G.; Moe, Terry M.

e-Book

The Character of American Democracy: Preserving Our Past, Protecting Our Future / Long Thompson, Jill

e-Book

The Truths We Hold: An American Journey / Harris, Kamala

e-Book

The Violence Inside Us: A Brief History of an Ongoing American Tragedy / Murphy, Chris

e-Book

Uncounted: The Crisis of Voter Suppression in America / Daniels, Gilda, R.

e-Book

Voter Suppression in U.S. Elections / Downs, J.

e-Book

We Too Sing America: South Asian, Arab, Muslim, and Sikh Immigrants Shape Our Multiracial Future / Iyer, Deepa

e-Book

What Unites Us: Reflections on Patriotism / Rather, Dan; Kirschner, Elliot

e-Book

Why Do We Still Have the Electoral College? / Keyssar, Alexander

e-Book

Polling

FiveThirtyEight

Ballot Returns

The New York Times

Election Coverage

Al Jezeera

BBC News

FiveThirtyEight

The Conversation

The Economist

The Guardian

The New York Times

The Times of India