By Matt Grossmann,David A. Hopkins
Asymmetric Politics deals a complete rationalization: The Republican social gathering is the automobile of an ideological stream whereas the Democratic occasion is a coalition of social teams. Republican leaders prize conservatism and allure aid through pledging loyalty to vast values. Democratic leaders as an alternative search concrete govt motion, attractive to citizens' team identities and pursuits via endorsing particular policies.
This clean and accomplished research unearths how Democrats and Republicans imagine another way approximately politics, depend upon certain resources of knowledge, argue prior each other, and pursue divergent pursuits in govt. It offers a rigorous new knowing of up to date polarization and governing disorder whereas demonstrating how longstanding beneficial properties of yank politics and public coverage replicate our uneven occasion system.
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