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By Doug McAdam,Karina Kloos

ISBN-10: 0190465174

ISBN-13: 9780190465179

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ISBN-13: 9780199937851

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ISBN-13: 9781511383981

through many measures--commonsensical or statistical--the usa has now not been extra divided politically or economically within the final hundred years than it truly is now. How have we long past from the impressive bipartisan cooperation and relative fiscal equality of the battle years and post-war interval to the intense inequality and savage partisan divisions of today?

In this sweeping examine American politics from the melancholy to the current, Doug McAdam and Karina Kloos argue that celebration politics on my own isn't chargeable for the mess we discover ourselves in. as a substitute, it used to be the continuing interplay of social events and events that, over the years, driven Democrats and Republicans towards their ideological margins, undermining the post-war consensus within the method. The Civil Rights fight and the white backlash it provoked reintroduced the centrifugal strength of social hobbies into American politics, ushering in an extremely energetic and sustained interval of movement/party dynamism, culminating in modern tug of warfare among the Tea social gathering and Republican institution for regulate of the GOP.

In Deeply Divided, McAdam and Kloos leave from verified motives of the conservative flip within the usa and hint the roots of political polarization and fiscal inequality again to the transferring racial geography of yankee politics within the Sixties. Angered via Lyndon Johnson's extra competitive embody of civil rights reform in 1964, Southern Dixiecrats deserted the Democrats for the 1st time in historical past, surroundings in movement a sustained neighborhood realignment that might, in time, function the electoral origin for a resurgent and more and more conservative Republican Party.

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