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Campaign confessions : tales from the war rooms of politics / John Laschinger with Geoffrey Stevens ; foreword by Peter Mansbridge.

Laschinger, John, (author.). Stevens, Geoffrey, 1942- (author.). Mansbridge, Peter, (writer of foreward.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Legislative Library.

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Legislative Library, Vaughan Street JF 2112 .C3 Las (Text) 36970100007865 General Collection Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9781459736535
  • ISBN: 1459736532
  • Physical Description: 263 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Toronto, Ontario : Dundern, [2016]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Foreward by Peter Mansbridge -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- The Desire for Change -- Managing Expectations -- Preparing the Candidate -- Preparing a Female Candidate -- The Impact of Organization -- Research Can Map the Route to Victory -- The Role of Vision, Policy, and Values -- The War Room -- The Power of Social Media -- Negative Advertising -- The Influence of Money in Politics -- The Importance of Party Discipline -- Kyrgyzstan: A Western Campaign in a New Democracy -- Observations and Reflections -- Appendix: John Laschinger's Fifty Campaigns -- Image Credits -- Index.
Summary, etc.:
"John Laschinger opens the doors to the backrooms and war rooms of the political campaigns he has run, providinglessons for aspiring campaign managers and exposing what really happens behind the scenes."-- back cover.
Subject: Laschinger, John.
Political consultants > Canada > Biography.
Campaign management.
Political campaigns.
Canada > Politics and government.

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