Democracy in America? : what has gone wrong and what we can do about it / Benjamin I. Page, Martin Gilens.
Contributor(s): Gilens, Martin, author.Call number: JK275 P344 2017 Material type: TextPublisher: Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, 2017.Description: 369 pages ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780226508962 (cloth : alk. paper) ; 9780226509013 (e-book) (Invalid ISBN) Subject(s): Democracy -- United States. | Pressure groups -- United States. | Rich people -- Political activity -- United States. | United States -- Politics and government -- 21st century.DDC classification: 320.973
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
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.