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Political representation in red and blue America

how cultural differences shape democratic expectations and outcomes

by David C. Barker

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  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and culture,
  • Constituent power,
  • Representative government and representation,
  • Social choice,
  • Party affiliation,
  • Political socialization,
  • Voting

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid C. Barker and Christopher Jan Carman
    SeriesSeries in political psychology
    ContributionsCarman, Christopher J.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK2271 .B36 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25238461M
    ISBN 109780199796564
    LC Control Number2012007393

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