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Democracy in America? : what has gone wrong and what we can do about it / Benjamin I. Page, Martin Gilens.

Author/Creator:
Page, Benjamin I. author.
Publication:
Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.
Format/Description:
Book
369 pages ; 24 cm
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Subjects:
Democracy -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century.
Pressure groups -- United States.
Rich people -- Political activity -- United States.
Contents:
More democracy
Unequal wealth distorts politics
What has gone wrong
Thwarting the will of the people
The political clout of wealthy Americans
Corporations and interest groups
Polarized parties and gridlock
What can be done
Equal voice for all citizens
Overcoming gridlock and democratizing institutions
How to do it
A social movement for democracy
Signs of progress.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Gilens, Martin, author.
ISBN:
9780226508962
022650896X
9780226509013
OCLC:
979568580