TITLE

How Divided Are We?

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, James Q.
PUB. DATE
February 2006
SOURCE
Commentary;Feb2006, Vol. 121 Issue 2, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the polarization of the U.S. politics and government. The 2004 presidential election highlighted the country as a polarized nation. National division is being stimulated by issues such as abortion and the war in Iraq. Political elites tend to influence the opinions and attitudes of ordinary citizens which explains the growth of polarization in the country.
ACCESSION #
19492339

 

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