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The Parties Versus the People

How to Turn Republicans and Democrats Into Americans
Edwards, Mickey (Book - 2012)
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A former congressman draws on his first-hand experience with legislative battles to present a solution-based, practical way to break the stranglehold of the political party system and banish the negative effects of partisan warfare.
Authors: Edwards, Mickey, 1937-
Title: The parties versus the people
how to turn Republicans and Democrats into Americans
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, c2012
Characteristics: xxiii, 208 p. ;,22 cm
Contents: American tribalism
The disappearing dream
Reclaiming our democracy
Drawing a line in the sand
The money stream
Government leaders, not party leaders
Debate and democracy
Rearrange the furniture
Rivals, not enemies
The partisan presidency
Declarations of independence
Beyond partisanship
The way forward
Summary: A former congressman draws on his first-hand experience with legislative battles to present a solution-based, practical way to break the stranglehold of the political party system and banish the negative effects of partisan warfare.
ISBN: 0300184565
9780300184563
Statement of Responsibility: Mickey Edwards
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Headings: Divided government United States Two-party systems United States Polarization (Social sciences) United States Democracy United States Political parties United States
Topical Term: Divided government
Two-party systems
Polarization (Social sciences)
Democracy
Political parties
LCCN: 2012013008
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