Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -215) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
1. Reflections on elections 2. Electoral ritual conceptualised 3. Rhythms : the when of the electoral cycle 4. Convenience voting : deconstructing election day? 5. Electoral choice: the who and why of voting 6. The how of voting 7. The where of voting 8. Election entertainments I : alcohol 9. Election entertainments II : wagering 10. The climax : election night and the count 11. The aftermath : challenges and inaugurations 12. Conclusion : ritual and electoral health.