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First to the party : the group origins of party transformation

Author: Christopher Baylor
Publisher: Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2018] ©2018
Series: American governance.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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What determines the interests, ideologies, and alliances that make up political parties? In its entire history, the United States has had only a handful of party transformations. First to the Party concludes that groups like unions and churches, not voters or politicians, are the most consistent influences on party transformation.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2017012492
(OCoLC)989519759
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Baylor
ISBN: 9780812294514 0812294513
OCLC Number: 1008946744
Description: 1 online resource (321 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Building blocs: groups and contested party transformations --
Overcoming a troubled history: civil rights groups seek a coalition with labor --
Labor's interest in a civil rights coalition --
Twisting the donkey's tail: how groups changed a reluctant party --
Maintaining the democratic trajectory on civil rights --
Conservative Christians before the Christian right --
A Christian right takes shape --
The first wave of cultural conservative politics --
Eating the elephant, one bite at a time: influencing a national party through state politics --
Conversions: Republican nominations after Reagan --
Other evidence: populism and gay rights.
Series Title: American governance.
Other Titles: First to the party : the group origins of political transformation
Responsibility: Christopher Baylor.

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