Why Americans hate politics

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Simon & Schuster, 1991 - Social Science - 430 pages
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Americans, by and large, have rejected the political process. They resent politicians, don't vote, and distrust government. The Washington Post's E.J. Dionne, Jr., has written an illuminating book that explains why the American political system is foundering; why most Americans have lost interest in participating; and how we may breathe vitality back into our public life.

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User Review  - brian5764 - LibraryThing

If you’re interested in acquiring a better understanding of the “false polarization of false choices” that Americans are still struggling with today, you should check out Why Americans Hate Politics ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kevin - Goodreads

I had wanted to re-read this 1992 book for a while. Dionne's argument is that Americans hate politics because they are presented false choices by their leaders instead of solutions. The issues have ... Read full review


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