Culture War?: The Myth of a Polarized America

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Pearson Education, 2006 - Political Science - 234 pages
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Part of the "Great Questions in Politics" series,Culture War? The Myth of a Polarized America combines polling data with a compelling narrative to debunk commonly-believed myths about American politics–particularly the claim that Americans are deeply divided in their fundamental political views.This second edition ofCulture War?features a new chapter that demonstrates how the elections of 2004 reinforce the book’s argument that Americans are no more divided now than they were in the past. In addition, the text has been updated throughout to reflect data from the 2004 elections.

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Review: Culture War? The Myth of a Polarized America (Great Questions in Politics Series)

User Review  - Frank Ly - Goodreads

Very informative. Definitely altered some opinions about American polarization. An updated version would be nice, because a lot has changed in the political climate since 2004/2008. Read full review

Review: Culture War? The Myth of a Polarized America (Great Questions in Politics Series)

User Review  - Robert Williamson - Goodreads

Compelling argument, although it does not address recent increases in partisanship among politicians and its possible repercussions. Read full review


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Morris P. Fiorina " is the Wendt Family Professor of Political Science at Stanford University and Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution.

Samuel J. Abrams " is a doctoral candidate in the Department of Government at Harvard University and a Fellow at the Hamilton Center for Political Economy, New York University.

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