Princeton University Library Catalog

When movements anchor parties : electoral alignments in American history.

Author:
Schlozman, Daniel [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, 2015.
Description:
1 online resource (286 pages).
Series:
  • Princeton studies in American politics. [More in this series]
  • Princeton Studies in American Politics: Historical, International, and Comparative Perspectives
Summary note:
Throughout American history, some social movements, such as organized labor and the Christian Right, have forged influential alliances with political parties, while others, such as the antiwar movement, have not. When Movements Anchor Parties provides a bold new interpretation of American electoral history by examining five prominent movements and their relationships with political parties. Taking readers from the Civil War to today, Daniel Schlozman shows how two powerful alliances-those of organized labor and Democrats in the New Deal, and the Christian Right and Republicans since the 1970.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Description based on print version record.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781400873838 (electronic bk.)
  • 1400873835 (electronic bk.)
OCLC:
916920269
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