What S The Matter With Kansas

Author: Thomas Frank
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 9781429900324
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In asking "what 's the matter with Kansas?"—how a place famous for its radicalism became one of the most conservative states in the union—Frank, a native Kansan and onetime Republican, seeks to answer some broader American riddles: Why ...

Hillbilly Elegie

Author: J. D. Vance
Publisher: Ullstein Buchverlage
ISBN: 3843715777
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Doch letztlich war alles vergeblich. J. D. Vance erzählt die Geschichte seiner Familie — eine Geschichte vom Scheitern und von der Resignation einer ganzen Bevölkerungsschicht.

God And The Financial Crisis

Author: Gary D. Badcock
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1443888370
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With apologies for another American example of what I mean, because there are
Canadian and other international parallels to how the “culture wars” have
distorted the class wars, I have found Thomas Frank's observations on Kansas
marvellously instructive. As Frank puts it in his book, What's the Matter with
Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America: When two female rock
stars exchange a lascivious kiss on TV, Kansas goes haywire. Kansas screams
for the heads of ...


Author: Marilynne Robinson
Publisher: S. Fischer Verlag
ISBN: 3104035938
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›Gilead‹ ist das erste Buch der großartigen Romanserie von der amerikanischen Meistererzählerin Marilynne Robinson und längst ein Klassiker der amerikanischen Literatur.

Appeals To Interest

Author: Dean Mathiowetz
Publisher: Penn State Press
ISBN: 0271048514
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Interest? Thomas Frank's 2004 best seller, What's the Matter with Kansas? spoke
to the puzzlement of many Democratic voters regarding the ability of the
Republicans to win the votes of people who were harmed financially by GOP
policies.' Frank claims that white and rural ... Frank, What's the Matter with Kansas
? How Conservatives Won the Heart of America (New York: Metropolitan Books,
2004). 2.

You Are What You Choose

Author: Scott de Marchi
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101151439
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... in What's the Matter with Kansas? How Conservatives Won the Heart of
America (New York: Metropolitan Books, 2004). See also the critique by Larry
Bartels, “What's the Matter with What's the Matter with Kansas?” Quarterly Journal
of Political Science 1, no. 2 (2006): 201-26. A partial text of Mary Carey's
interview on The Colbert Report is at “Mary Carey Does D.C.,” Daniel Kurtzman's
Political Humor Blog (June 16, 2005), at http://politicamumor.about.eom/b/2005/
06/16/mary-carey ...