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The Resource Political polarization in American politics, edited by Daniel J. Hopkins and John Sides

Political polarization in American politics, edited by Daniel J. Hopkins and John Sides

Label
Political polarization in American politics
Title
Political polarization in American politics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Daniel J. Hopkins and John Sides
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Political Polarization in American Politics provides short, accessible chapters about the nature and extent of political polarization within the American public and in American political institutions. These chapters capture the central ideas and debates in political science research on polarization, and are written by leading scholars in this subfield. Each chapter is accompanied by discussion questions and a guide to further reading, making this a great addition to any course looking at issues of polarization"--
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Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
324.273
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK2261
LC item number
.P643 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sides, John
  • Hopkins, Daniel J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Divided government
  • Party affiliation
  • Political parties
  • Polarization (Social sciences)
  • Ideology
  • Political culture
  • Politics, Practical
  • Political participation
  • Voting
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Divided government
  • Ideology
  • Party affiliation
  • Polarization (Social sciences)
  • Political culture
  • Political participation
  • Political parties
  • Politics and government
  • Politics, Practical
  • Voting
  • United States
  • Polarisierung
  • Parteiensystem
  • Parteipolitik
  • Politische Institution
  • Divided government
  • Staatstätigkeit
  • Parteienwettbewerb
  • Öffentlichkeit
  • Politische Kultur
  • USA
Label
Political polarization in American politics, edited by Daniel J. Hopkins and John Sides
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/273/9781501306273/image/lgcover.9781501306273.jpg
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Preface -- Contributors -- 1. What we know and don't know about our polarized politics-Nolan McCarty -- How are we polarized? -- 2. Partisan warfare is the problem-Sean Theriault -- 3. How U.S. state legislatures are polarized and getting more polarized-Boris Shor -- 4. Our politics is polarized on more issues than ever before-Thomas Carsey and Geoffrey Layman -- 5. How politically moderate Americans? Less than it seems-Christopher Hare and Keith Poole -- 6. Americans aren't polarized, just better sorted-Morris Fiorina and Samuel Abrams -- 7. Are politicians and activists reliably 'more extreme' than voters? A skeptical perspective- David Broockman -- 8. Party polarization is making us more prejudiced-Lilliana Mason -- 9. Politics stops at the water's edge? Not recently-Robert Lieber -- Why are we polarized? -- 10. The two key factors behind our polarized politics-Jeff Stonecash -- 11. American politics is more competitive than ever, and that's making partisanship worse-Frances Lee -- 12. How race and religion have polarized American voters-Alan Abramowitz -- 13. How ideological activists constructed our polarized parties-Hans Noel -- 14. How better educated whites are driving political polarization-Andrew Gelman -- 15. Are Fox and MSNBC polarizing America?-Matthew Levendusky -- 16. Why you shouldn't blame polarization on partisan news-Kevin Arceneaux -- 17. The media make us think we're more polarized than we really are-Matthew Levendusky and Neil Malhotra -- Polarization Abroad -- 18. Sure, Congress is polarized. But other legislatures are more so-David Brady -- 19. Canada is polarizing-and it's because of the parties-Richard Johnston -- 20. In Britain, polarization could be the solution-Rob Ford -- What Can Be Done? -- 21. Our politics may be polarized, but that's nothing new-David Brady and Hahrie Hahn -- 22. Polarization in Congress has risen sharply. Where is it going next?-Christopher Hare, Keith Poole, and Howard Rosenthal -- 23. Can young voters break the cycle of polarization?-Robert Shapiro -- 24. How to fix our polarized politics? Strengthen political parties-Richard Pildes -- 25. Our political parties are network, not fragmented-Seth Masket -- 26. Gridlock is bad. The alternative is worse-Morris Fiorina
Control code
ocn897016361
Dimensions
17 cm
Extent
xv, 175 pages
Isbn
9781501306280
Lccn
2014041000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501306273
  • (OCoLC)897016361
Label
Political polarization in American politics, edited by Daniel J. Hopkins and John Sides
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/273/9781501306273/image/lgcover.9781501306273.jpg
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Preface -- Contributors -- 1. What we know and don't know about our polarized politics-Nolan McCarty -- How are we polarized? -- 2. Partisan warfare is the problem-Sean Theriault -- 3. How U.S. state legislatures are polarized and getting more polarized-Boris Shor -- 4. Our politics is polarized on more issues than ever before-Thomas Carsey and Geoffrey Layman -- 5. How politically moderate Americans? Less than it seems-Christopher Hare and Keith Poole -- 6. Americans aren't polarized, just better sorted-Morris Fiorina and Samuel Abrams -- 7. Are politicians and activists reliably 'more extreme' than voters? A skeptical perspective- David Broockman -- 8. Party polarization is making us more prejudiced-Lilliana Mason -- 9. Politics stops at the water's edge? Not recently-Robert Lieber -- Why are we polarized? -- 10. The two key factors behind our polarized politics-Jeff Stonecash -- 11. American politics is more competitive than ever, and that's making partisanship worse-Frances Lee -- 12. How race and religion have polarized American voters-Alan Abramowitz -- 13. How ideological activists constructed our polarized parties-Hans Noel -- 14. How better educated whites are driving political polarization-Andrew Gelman -- 15. Are Fox and MSNBC polarizing America?-Matthew Levendusky -- 16. Why you shouldn't blame polarization on partisan news-Kevin Arceneaux -- 17. The media make us think we're more polarized than we really are-Matthew Levendusky and Neil Malhotra -- Polarization Abroad -- 18. Sure, Congress is polarized. But other legislatures are more so-David Brady -- 19. Canada is polarizing-and it's because of the parties-Richard Johnston -- 20. In Britain, polarization could be the solution-Rob Ford -- What Can Be Done? -- 21. Our politics may be polarized, but that's nothing new-David Brady and Hahrie Hahn -- 22. Polarization in Congress has risen sharply. Where is it going next?-Christopher Hare, Keith Poole, and Howard Rosenthal -- 23. Can young voters break the cycle of polarization?-Robert Shapiro -- 24. How to fix our polarized politics? Strengthen political parties-Richard Pildes -- 25. Our political parties are network, not fragmented-Seth Masket -- 26. Gridlock is bad. The alternative is worse-Morris Fiorina
Control code
ocn897016361
Dimensions
17 cm
Extent
xv, 175 pages
Isbn
9781501306280
Lccn
2014041000
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781501306273
  • (OCoLC)897016361

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