Our Patchwork Nation: The Surprising Truth About the "Real" America

Our Patchwork Nation: The Surprising Truth About the "Real" America

Dante Chinni


A provocative counterargument to the blue/red divide that illuminates our country's multidimensional political spectrum.

In a weather of tradition wars and monetary uncertainty, the media have usually decreased the USA to a simplistic schism among pink and blue states. according to that oversimplification, journalist Dante Chinni teamed up with political geographer James Gimpel, utilizing on-the-ground reporting and statistical research to get earlier generalizations and probe American groups in depth.

Looking on the information, they well-known that the rustic breaks into twelve specified forms of groups, whose changes and particular issues make clear the sophisticated differences in how american citizens vote, store, and another way behave. Showcasing own interviews, mixed with proof and information, Our Patchwork Nation bargains a terrific new technique to study the problems that subject so much to our groups, and to our nation.

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