The Resource Uncompromising Positions : God, Sex, and the U.S. House of Representatives, (electronic resource)

Uncompromising Positions : God, Sex, and the U.S. House of Representatives, (electronic resource)

Label
Uncompromising Positions : God, Sex, and the U.S. House of Representatives
Title
Uncompromising Positions
Title remainder
God, Sex, and the U.S. House of Representatives
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Cultural factions are an intrinsic part of the fabric of American politics. But does this mean that there is no room for compromise when groups hold radically different viewpoints on major issues? Not necessarily. For example, in a June 2003 Time/CNN poll, 49% of respondents identified themselves as pro-choice and 46% identified as pro-life. But in the same poll, 81% indicated that abortion should be always legal or sometimes legal, suggesting that pro-life and pro-choice are not discrete positions but allow room for compromise. How do legislators legislate policy conflicts that are defined in
Cataloging source
MERUC
Dewey number
322/.1/0973
Index
no index present
LC call number
BR516
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Uncompromising Positions : God, Sex, and the U.S. House of Representatives, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Contents; Figures and Tables; Preface; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Guns, Race, and Culture; Chapter 1 Seeing and Believing in the Foreground; Chapter 2 The Culture of Progressive Sexuality; Chapter 3 The Culture of Religious Traditionalism; Chapter 4 Choosing Folkways; Chapter 5 Managing Morality; Chapter 6 Cultural Scuffles and Capitol Hill; Appendix A: Elite Interview Information; Appendix B: Variable Specification, Coding, and Description; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn652626249
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (261 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589014787
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt2n52qx
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32194249
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)652626249
  • jstor1589014782

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