Serious and silly, unifying and polarizing, presidential elections have
become events that Americans love and hate. WSU’s 2016-17 common text looks at
four critical elections of the 20th Century, whose outcomes changed the world.
Factors at play in the current U.S. Presidential election are themes throughout
this book—the influence of the media, emerging technology, and potential
Wright State University’s 2016-17 common text is: Pivotal Tuesdays: Four Elections That Shaped the
The author, Dr. Margaret
O’Mara, will speak at WSU as part of the Presidential Lecture Series on
Wednesday, November 2.