What S The Matter With Kansas

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 9781429900324
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In asking "what 's the matter with Kansas?"—how a place famous for its radicalism became one of the most conservative states in the union—Frank, a native Kansan and onetime Republican, seeks to answer some broader American riddles: Why ...

What S The Matter With Kansas

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: Holt Paperbacks
ISBN: 9780805077742
Size: 36.67 MB
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With a New Afterword by the Author The New York Times bestseller, praised as "hilariously funny . . . the only way to understand why so many Americans have decided to vote against their own economic and political interests" (Molly Ivins) ...

What S The Matter With Kansas

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: Macmillan
ISBN: 9780805073393
Size: 54.49 MB
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Reveals how conservatism became the preferred national political ideology, exploring the origins of this philosophy in the upper classes and tracing its recent popularity within the middle class.

Listen Liberal

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1627795405
Size: 21.40 MB
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But this is to fundamentally misunderstand the modern Democratic Party.

The Wrecking Crew

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 1429929812
Size: 56.58 MB
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Stamped with Thomas Frank's audacity, analytic brilliance, and wit, The Wrecking Crew is his most revelatory work yet—and his most important.

The Right Nation

Author: John Micklethwait
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781594200205
Size: 16.51 MB
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Evaluates the conservative movement that has swept across America in recent years, contending that conservatives have waged deliberate and effective campaigns against liberal advances, in an analysis that offers insight into right-wing ...

Welcome To The Homeland

Author: Brian Mann
ISBN: 9781586421113
Size: 70.84 MB
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Looks at the growing schism between urban and rural regions in America and its implications for America's culture war, examining the political goals of the Homelanders, which are rooted in the traditional values of nineteenth century ...

Strangers In Their Own Land

Author: Arlie Russell Hochschild
Publisher: New Press, The
ISBN: 1620972263
Size: 23.31 MB
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Strangers in Their Own Land goes beyond the commonplace liberal idea that these are people who have been duped into voting against their own interests.

The Conservative Nanny State

Author: Dean Baker
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 1411693957
Size: 58.23 MB
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Sound economic policy should harness the market in ways that produce desirable social outcomes - decent wages, good jobs and affordable health care. Dean Baker is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research.