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Professor Martin Lewis provides an overview of the Geography of United States Elections.

Starting on October 15, you can follow a timely course being presented by Stanford University. Led by Martin Lewis, this map-intensive course will explore the geography of US elections (both past and present), and challenge the suggestion that we are simply divided into a "Red America" and "Blue America." It's really much more complicated than that.

Offered by Stanford's Continuing Studies program, the course will last five weeks, and include a debrief after the presidential election. Each Wednesday, we will post a new recorded lecture on YouTube.

Geography of US Elections Course Website:
http://geog05.stanford.edu/

Stanford Continuing Studies:
http://csp.stanford.edu/

Stanford Channel on YouTube:
http://www.youtube.com/stanford/

Tagged under: Politics,United,States,election,history,2008,presidential,race,state,social,issue,socio-economic,Democrat,Republican,Independents,map,red,blue,America

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