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The political fix

Douglas E. Schoen

The political fix

changing the game of American democracy, from the grassroots to the White House

by Douglas E. Schoen

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Time Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Reform,
  • Presidents -- United States -- Election -- 2008,
  • Elections -- United States,
  • Justice, Administration of -- Political aspects -- United States,
  • Political participation -- United States,
  • United States -- Politics and government -- 2009-

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDouglas E. Schoen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJK526 2008 S38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23861027M
    ISBN 109780805089738
    LC Control Number2009021113
    OCLC/WorldCa373051270

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