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|Material Type:||Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Book, Internet Resource|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Morley Winograd; Michael D Hais
|Description:||xviii, 309 pages ; 24 cm|
|Contents:||The rise and fall of political parties in America --
Idealist and civic eras in American history --
Politicians love to talk --
Meet the millennials --
Millennials will spearhead the coming political realignment --
The realignment begins --
Winning without the mother's milk of politics --
The technology tsunami --
Social networks will change America's political map --
Winning the technology arms race --
Triggering a new America --
Who will party with whom? --
Who will lead the realignment? --
Rebuilding America's civic infrastructure --
Public policy in a millennial era.
|Responsibility:||Morley Winograd, Michael D. Hais.|
It is impossible to understand the race for the presidency and the phenomenal rise of Barack Obama without understanding the new generation of voters which has been drawn to him in numbers and in ways scarcely anyone had anticipated, and some, especially those in the Clinton campaign, still can not believe. In their remarkable new book, Millenial Makeover, Winograd and Hais tell us more about what this new generation thinks and what it expects than anyone has done before or is likely to do again. Conservative or liberal, Democrat or Republican, if you have an interest in politics or public affairs this is a book you cannot afford not to read. I am giving it five stars, but only because I cannot give it six.
"According to the authors of "Millennial Makeover: MySpace, YouTube, and the Future of American Politics," change is indeed on its way, and the magnitude of that change will be monumental--a tectonic
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