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User Review  - Miro - LibraryThing

In this interesting book Bill Bishop describes the polarization of American politics from 1965 onwards. He is fairly obviously a Democrat but goes out of his way to speak to new millennium Republicans ... Read full review

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User Review  - rsubber - LibraryThing

Most provocative book I've read on American life since Jane Jacobs' "Death and Life of Great American Cities." Bishop says gerrymandering isn't the key cause of entrenched Washington members of ... Read full review

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User Review  - LorinRicker - LibraryThing

I agree... quirky. But having read it, I feel better equipped to understand and discuss various issues which confront us all. Understanding the "sorting behavior" of Americans (and others around the ... Read full review

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User Review  - agingcow2345 - LibraryThing

Quite good if quirky demographics work that the author stretches WAY too far. Must be read with a critical eye but quite useful if you know how to do that. Read full review

Review: The Big Sort: Why the Clustering of Like-Minded American is Tearing Us Apart

User Review  - Jim Good - Goodreads

I picked this book up by accident when trying to order “The Big Short” and was pleasantly surprised. The premise of the author is that people within affluent countries are self-sorting into like ... Read full review

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