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The great revolt : inside the populist coalition reshaping American politics / Salena Zito and Brad Todd.

Zito, Salena, (author.). Todd, Brad, (author.).
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  • 3 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 306.20973 ZITO (Text) 34304000902124 Adult - Nonfiction Available -
Jay Co PL - Portland 306.2 Z82 (Text) 76383000459008 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Roanoke PL - Roanoke 306.2 ZIT (Text) 30208100131997 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Westfield Washington PL - Westfield 306.20973 Zito (Text) 78292000375352 Adult New Book Collection Checked out 12/19/2018

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  • ISBN: 9781524763688 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: x, 309 pages : charts, maps ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Crown Forum, 2018.

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-298) and index.
Summary, etc.:
"The history of the American electorate is not a litany of flukes; instead it is a pattern of tectonic plate-grinding, punctuated by a landscape-altering earthquake every generation or so. Donald Trump's electoral coalition is smashing both American political parties and its previously impenetrable political news media.The political experts called the 2016 election wrong and in the wake of the 2016 election surprise, the experts have continued to blow it - looking to predict the coming demise of the President without pausing to consider the durability of the trends and winds that swept him into office. The Great Revolt delves deep into the minds and hearts of the voters the make up this coalition. What emerges is a group of citizens who cannot be described by terms like "angry," "male," "rural," or the often-used "racist." They span job descriptions, income brackets, education levels, and party allegiances. What unites them is their desire to be part of a movement larger than themselves that puts pragmatism before ideology, localism before globalism, and demands the respect it deserve from Washington. Zito and Todd have traveled on over 27,000 miles of country roads to interview more than 300 Trump voters in 10 swing counties. What they have discovered is that these voters were hiding in plain sight--ignored by both parties, the media, and the political experts all at once, ready to unite into the movement that spawned the greatest upset in recent electoral history. Deeply rooted in the culture of these Midwestern swing states, Zito and Brad Todd reframe the discussion of the "Trump voter" to answer the question: What next?"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Trump, Donald, 1946- > Public opinion.
United States > Politics and government > Public opinion.
Political culture > United States.
Presidents > United States > Election > 2016.
Public opinion > United States.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Process / Elections.
HISTORY / United States / 21st Century.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Government / National.

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