Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
  • Android
  • Windows Phone
  • Android

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

  • List Price: $28.95
  • Save: $7.87 (27%)
FREE Shipping on orders over $25.
Only 10 left in stock (more on the way).
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
The Myth of the Rational ... has been added to your Cart

Ship to:
To see addresses, please
or
Please enter a valid US zip code.
or
FREE Shipping on orders over $25.
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: This is a Good Solid Book. Pages are clean and tight. Tracking is provided.
Trade in your item
Get a $1.60
Gift Card.
Other Sellers on Amazon
Add to Cart
$19.19
+ $3.98 shipping
Sold by: Bubs Books
Add to Cart
$21.00
+ $3.99 shipping
Sold by: awesomebooksusa
Add to Cart
$25.57
& FREE Shipping on eligible orders. Details
Sold by: LaLa Fatima Group
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies Paperback – August 24, 2008

4.0 out of 5 stars 88 customer reviews

See all 8 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Price
New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Paperback
"Please retry"
$21.08
$15.00 $9.48

Featured business titles
Featured business titles
Sponsored by McGraw-Hill Learn more.
$21.08 FREE Shipping on orders over $25. Only 10 left in stock (more on the way). Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.
click to open popover

Frequently bought together

  • The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies
  • +
  • The Myth of Democratic Failure: Why Political Institutions Are Efficient (American Politics and Political Economy Series)
  • +
  • The Logic of Collective Action: Public Goods and the Theory of Groups, Second printing with new preface and appendix (Harvard Economic Studies)
Total price: $83.47
Buy the selected items together

Editorial Reviews

From Publishers Weekly

Review

See all Editorial Reviews
NO_CONTENT_IN_FEATURE

New York Times best sellers
Browse the New York Times best sellers in popular categories like Fiction, Nonfiction, Picture Books and more. See more

Product details

  • Paperback: 296 pages
  • Publisher: Princeton University Press; New edition with a New preface by the author edition (August 24, 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 9780691138732
  • ISBN-13: 978-0691138732
  • ASIN: 0691138737
  • Product Dimensions: 6.3 x 0.7 x 8.9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (88 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #172,151 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


Customer Reviews

Top Customer Reviews

on October 21, 2011
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
11 comment| 5 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on March 23, 2017
Format: Paperback|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on May 11, 2017
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
0Comment|Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on March 2, 2016
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
0Comment| One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on July 27, 2014
Format: Kindle Edition|Verified Purchase
11 comment| 5 people found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse
on August 23, 2015
Format: Hardcover|Verified Purchase
0Comment| One person found this helpful. Was this review helpful to you?YesNoReport abuse

Most Recent Customer Reviews

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies
Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway
This item: The Myth of the Rational Voter: Why Democracies Choose Bad Policies