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The Resource Common ground : how to stop the partisan war that is destroying America, Cal Thomas and Bob Beckel

Common ground : how to stop the partisan war that is destroying America, Cal Thomas and Bob Beckel

Label
Common ground : how to stop the partisan war that is destroying America
Title
Common ground
Title remainder
how to stop the partisan war that is destroying America
Statement of responsibility
Cal Thomas and Bob Beckel
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A conservative-and-liberal columnist team for "USA Today" makes recommendations for how adversarial politicians can move beyond partisanship to restore civility and productiveness throughout America
Cataloging source
DOV
Dewey number
320.0973
Index
index present
LC call number
JK31
LC item number
.T57 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Common ground : how to stop the partisan war that is destroying America, Cal Thomas and Bob Beckel
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Preface. WHO WE ARE: Why I am a liberal / Bob Beckel -- Why I am a conservative / Cal Thomas -- Part I. WHERE WE ARE: The people vs. the polarization of American politics -- The polarization of American politics -- "The rest of us" -- Congressional stories -- The parties -- The press, fund-raisers, and myths -- Part II. THE GATHERING STORMS: Storm clouds from the South -- A circular firing squad -- "I'll never lie to you" -- Roe v. Wade -- The Reagan revolution -- Part III. STORMS: Iran-contra and Bob Bork: the peace ends -- The politics of personal destruction -- Polarization's poster children: Bill Clinton and George W. Bush -- Clinton years/Clinton wars -- Clinton's revenge -- George Bush rides in -- War abroad and war at home -- Part IV. THE WAY WE WERE: A change of culture -- When adults were in charge -- Bipartisanship -- The power of the parlor -- Part V. COMMON GROUND: Common ground: Slogan or choice? -- Common ground: A campaign guide for 2008 -- Selling common ground -- Thoughts and conclusions
Control code
zmeld2 b1106722
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 273 p.
Isbn
9780061236341
Isbn Type
;
System control number
(Sirsi) a1202382
Label
Common ground : how to stop the partisan war that is destroying America, Cal Thomas and Bob Beckel
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
Preface. WHO WE ARE: Why I am a liberal / Bob Beckel -- Why I am a conservative / Cal Thomas -- Part I. WHERE WE ARE: The people vs. the polarization of American politics -- The polarization of American politics -- "The rest of us" -- Congressional stories -- The parties -- The press, fund-raisers, and myths -- Part II. THE GATHERING STORMS: Storm clouds from the South -- A circular firing squad -- "I'll never lie to you" -- Roe v. Wade -- The Reagan revolution -- Part III. STORMS: Iran-contra and Bob Bork: the peace ends -- The politics of personal destruction -- Polarization's poster children: Bill Clinton and George W. Bush -- Clinton years/Clinton wars -- Clinton's revenge -- George Bush rides in -- War abroad and war at home -- Part IV. THE WAY WE WERE: A change of culture -- When adults were in charge -- Bipartisanship -- The power of the parlor -- Part V. COMMON GROUND: Common ground: Slogan or choice? -- Common ground: A campaign guide for 2008 -- Selling common ground -- Thoughts and conclusions
Control code
zmeld2 b1106722
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 273 p.
Isbn
9780061236341
Isbn Type
;
System control number
(Sirsi) a1202382

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