One must wonder what the ramifications will yeild a decade from now...
Bishop's book manages to deal with this subject comprehensively while being fluidly written, informative, insightful, and even entertaining.
Bishop's problem, rather, is that he overreaches his evidence and has virtually no grasp of his historical context.
very good book to read to understand how gerry-mandering works in politics.Published 13 days ago by Kay
But he does point out a valid trend in American life. Cheap transportation (of goods and services as well as people) has made it possible for liberals to self-segregate into... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Machinery's Handbook
This is an outstanding book. I could easily see it used in academic classrooms, but for my purposes it is a fascinating read for the information it provides for how American... Read morePublished 6 months ago by Mark R. Crist
Life is different in America these days. The big sort explains some of this, especially why our democracy is not working.Published 6 months ago by J. Dorch
A compelling idea about the reasons why the United States is so divided by ideology. Bishop and his colleagues compiled a mass amount of polling data from previous elections to... Read morePublished 12 months ago by jane fullerton
Election 2008 and again in 2012 seem to belie the ascertions of the author, Mr. Bishop.
The book gets tedious at times, but it does go to the clustering of people by... Read more
Once you read this book you will want to pass it on to your friends. It will make the rounds. Extremely well researched and
presented, it will have you questioning your... Read more