How to use Timelines
Timelines: Key Factors Leading to an Election's Outcome
Timelines provide a brief overview of historical events.
1. Use the timeline to get a sense of what was happening
before and at the time of a presidential election.
2. Some of these time lines link to more detailed
descriptions of events and political climate.
3. Then use research articles to focus on important
aspects surrounding the election.
- America: History & Life
- Political Science Complete
- International Political Science Abstracts
- Academic Search Complete
American History Timelines
Selected timelines provide you with a quick look at events that shabed the political climate during the four years (or more) before a presidential election.