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The current crisis in American politics

by Walter Dean Burnham

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Political parties -- United States,
    • Elections -- United States,
    • Voting -- United States,
    • Political participation -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWalter Dean Burnham.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK2265 .B87 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 330 p. ;
      Number of Pages330
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3486927M
      ISBN 100195032195, 0195032209
      LC Control Number82006511

        Most books about contemporary politics are designed for quick obsolescence. A notable exception to the rule is the work of Thomas Byrne Edsall, whose five careful books, starting with “The . Almost 30% of American workers have no paid sick leave from their employers, including 70% of low-income workers earning less than $ an hour. Vast numbers of self-employed workers cannot.

      The Politics of Female Biology and Reproduction. “The aim of the series is to place the current crisis facing women’s right to comprehensive reproductive health, especially for women of color, within a . This chapter describes the contours of the epistemic crisis in media and politics that threatens the integrity of democratic processes, erodes trust in public institutions, and exacerbates social divisions. .

        To many observers, the elections augured the end of the conservative era in American politics. Buoyed by a reaction against Great Society liberalism and the Republican Party's . "For those looking for a concise overview of American government and politics, this superb book will be a boon. An engaging guide." --James Pfiffner, University Professor of Public Policy, George Mason /5(11).


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