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Insufficient representation : the disconnect between Congress and its citizens

Author: Patrick Fisher
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2018]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book analyzes the demographic disconnect between the American public and congressional representation. The fact that Congress does not equally represent all citizens is critical to understanding  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Fisher, Patrick (Patrick Ivan), author.
Insufficient representation
Lanham, Maryland : Lexington Books, [2018]
(DLC) 2018030627
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Patrick Fisher
ISBN: 9781498545327 1498545327 1498545335 9781498545334
OCLC Number: 1032025901
Description: xi, 187 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The dilemma of congressional representation --
The race disconnect --
The gender disconnect --
The religious disconnect --
The wealth disconnect --
The generation disconnect --
The causes and consequences of congressional underrepresentation.
Responsibility: Patrick Fisher.

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Once again, Patrick Fisher offers analysis of contemporary American politics that is timely, well-supported, and refreshingly comprehensible. Moving smoothly between big questions of representation Read more...

 
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