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The little blue book : the essential guide to thinking and talking Democratic

Author: George Lakoff; Elisabeth Wehling
Publisher: New York : Free Press, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Free Press Trade paperback edView all editions and formats
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Provides guidelines for United States Democrats to connect moral values to important policies, using practical tactics to guide political discourse away from extreme positions.
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Genre/Form: BOOK
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Lakoff; Elisabeth Wehling
ISBN: 9781476700014 147670001X 9781476700038 1476700036
OCLC Number: 792880644
Description: x, 141 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: A Note About This Book --
Introduction: The Importance of Moral Frames --
I. The Basics --
1. Politics and Morals --
2. What Are Moral Values? --
3. Is Unity Possible? --
4. The Political Brain: Cascades --
5. Your Language --
II. The Epidemic of Extreme Conservatism --
6. What Is Extreme Conservatism? --
7. Consequences of the Extreme Strict Father Model --
8. The Four Effects of Extreme Conservatism --
III. Ideas We Need --
9. Maintaining Democracy --
10. The Public --
11. The Shift from Public to Corporate Government --
12. Corporations Govern Your Life --
13. Predatory Privatization --
14. Workers Are Profit Creators --
15. Public Education Benefits All and Protects Freedom --
16. Rethinking Food --
17. Systemic Effects in Nature and Economics --
18. An Infrastructure for Eternal Energy --
IV. A Phrasebook for Democrats --
19. The Economy and the Public --
20. Family Freedom --
21. Social Darwinism --
Afterword --
Notes --
Acknowledgments.
Responsibility: George Lakoff and Elisabeth Wehling.

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Provides guidelines for United States Democrats to connect moral values to important policies, using practical tactics to guide political discourse away from extreme positions.

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