Politics to the Extreme

American Political Institutions in the Twenty-First Century

  • Editors
  • Scott A. Frisch
  • Sean Q. Kelly

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Causes and Consequences of Partisan Polarization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Geoffrey W. Buhl, Scott A. Frisch, Sean Q. Kelly
      Pages 3-21
    3. David C. W. Parker, Matthew Dull
      Pages 47-69
    4. Lawrence C. Dodd, Scot Schraufnagel
      Pages 71-91
    5. Douglas B. Harris
      Pages 93-115
    6. Lara M. Brown
      Pages 135-159
    7. Kevin J. McMahon
      Pages 161-184
  3. Bridging the Partisan Divide

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 185-185
    2. Seth E. Masket
      Pages 205-218
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 227-246

About this book


To overcome the political deadlock that overshadows the pressing problems facing the United States, the academies top scholars address the causes and consequences of polarization in American politics, and suggest solutions for bridging the partisan divide.


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