THE ELECTION OF 2016 IN THE UNITED STATES: DONALD TRUMP AND THE DECADENCE OF AMERICAN DEMOCRACY

AUGUSTUS BONNER COCHRAN
2017 Figshare  
The election of U.S. President Donald J. Trump has taken everyone by surprise, including Trump himself. Commentators initially expected him to be merely a flash in the pan, attracting attention but not a sustainable, serious contender. When he became the forerunner in the Republican primaries, the conventional wisdom was that he would be handily defeated when the field narrowed to a manageable number, certainly when he faced a "regular" Republican.
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