Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation

You are looking at 1-5 of 5 items

  • Keywords: New Deal coalitions x
Clear All Modify Search

View:

Stresses and Strain: “Plus Ça Change” in the Parties and Voting

John R. Petrocik

in Crisis of Conservatism?: The Republican Party, the Conservative Movement, and American Politics After Bush

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
September 2011
ISBN:
9780199764013
eISBN:
9780199897186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199764013.003.0005
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

The chapter is a narrative about the diversity of the American party coalitions and how that diversity influences the issue agendas of the parties, the conduct of elections, and, particularly, the ... More


The Philadelphia Plan: Affirmative Action and the Problem of Jobs

in The Problem of Jobs: Liberalism, Race, and Deindustrialization in Philadelphia

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226560120
eISBN:
9780226560144
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226560144.003.0008
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the history of affirmative action and the Philadelphia Plan launched in the 1960s to address unemployment problems in Philadelphia. It suggests that the Philadelphia Plan ... More


Labor Politics in New York

Daniel Soyer

in Left in the Center: The Liberal Party of New York and the Rise and Fall of American Social Democracy

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501759871
eISBN:
9781501759888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501759871.003.0002
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter discusses the labor politics in New York. Beginning in 1936, New York's moderate socialists, as well as its independent laborites and social reformers, finally found an effective means ... More


“Fighting Liberals” at the Polls

Daniel Soyer

in Left in the Center: The Liberal Party of New York and the Rise and Fall of American Social Democracy

Published in print:
2022
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781501759871
eISBN:
9781501759888
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501759871.003.0003
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter examines how the Liberal Party nominated Franklin D. Roosevelt for a fourth term as president, and how the party's first task was to establish itself as a real player in New York ... More


Making America Safe for Democrats

Helmut Norpoth

in Unsurpassed: The Popular Appeal of Franklin Roosevelt

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
August 2018
ISBN:
9780190882747
eISBN:
9780190882778
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190882747.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics, Democratization

With Franklin Roosevelt in the White House, the Democratic Party gained a firm grip on the American electorate. This finding is based on an examination of close to 200 polls that probed party ... More


View: