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The parties versus the people : how to turn Republicans and Democrats into Americans / Mickey Edwards.

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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Hussey-Mayfield Mem. PL - Zionsville 320.973 EDWARDS (Text) 33946003054561 Nonfiction . 2nd Floor Available -
  Donated by: Presented by the Rotary Club of Zionsville
  In Honor of: In appreciation of Jim McClure, guest speaker on 7/16/2015
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch 320.973 EDW (Text) 39391006441297 Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 320.973 EDW (Text) 78551000504094 Non-Fiction Available -
Shelby Co PL - Shelbyville Main Library 320.973 EDW (Text) 78731000521083 New NF Available -
  Donated by: The Friends of the Library Foundation

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780300184563
  • ISBN: 0300184565
  • Physical Description: xxiii, 208 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New Haven ; Yale University Press, [2012]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-192) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
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, etc.:
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.
Subject: Political parties > United States.
Democracy > United States.
Polarization (Social sciences) > United States.
Two-party systems > United States.
Divided government > United States.

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