The Resource The unheavenly chorus : unequal political voice and the broken promise of American democracy, Kay Lehman Schlozman, Sidney Verba, Henry E. Brady

The unheavenly chorus : unequal political voice and the broken promise of American democracy, Kay Lehman Schlozman, Sidney Verba, Henry E. Brady

Label
The unheavenly chorus : unequal political voice and the broken promise of American democracy
Title
The unheavenly chorus
Title remainder
unequal political voice and the broken promise of American democracy
Statement of responsibility
Kay Lehman Schlozman, Sidney Verba, Henry E. Brady
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schlozman, Kay Lehman
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JK1764
LC item number
.S365 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Verba, Sidney
  • Brady, Henry E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political participation
  • Equality
  • Pressure groups
  • Democracy
Label
The unheavenly chorus : unequal political voice and the broken promise of American democracy, Kay Lehman Schlozman, Sidney Verba, Henry E. Brady
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: democracy and political voice -- The (ambivalent) tradition of equality in America -- The context: growing economic inequality and weakening unions -- Equal voice and the dilemmas of democracy -- Does unequal voice matter? -- The persistence of unequal voice -- Unequal at the starting line: the intergenerational persistence of political inequality -- Political participation over the life cycle -- Political activism and electoral democracy: perspectives on economic inequality and political polarization -- Political voice through organized interests -- Who sings in the heavenly chorus? the shape of the organized interest system -- The changing pressure community -- Beyond organizational categories -- Political voice through organized interest activity -- Breaking the pattern through political recruitment -- Weapon of the strong? participatory inequality and the internet -- What, if anything, is to be done? -- Conclusion: equal voice and the promise of American democracy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 693 p.
Isbn
9780691154848
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20120018 22
Other control number
7253073
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761850868
  • (OCoLC)761850868
Label
The unheavenly chorus : unequal political voice and the broken promise of American democracy, Kay Lehman Schlozman, Sidney Verba, Henry E. Brady
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction: democracy and political voice -- The (ambivalent) tradition of equality in America -- The context: growing economic inequality and weakening unions -- Equal voice and the dilemmas of democracy -- Does unequal voice matter? -- The persistence of unequal voice -- Unequal at the starting line: the intergenerational persistence of political inequality -- Political participation over the life cycle -- Political activism and electoral democracy: perspectives on economic inequality and political polarization -- Political voice through organized interests -- Who sings in the heavenly chorus? the shape of the organized interest system -- The changing pressure community -- Beyond organizational categories -- Political voice through organized interest activity -- Breaking the pattern through political recruitment -- Weapon of the strong? participatory inequality and the internet -- What, if anything, is to be done? -- Conclusion: equal voice and the promise of American democracy
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxix, 693 p.
Isbn
9780691154848
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
20120018 22
Other control number
7253073
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)761850868
  • (OCoLC)761850868

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