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Political Science in the United States
An examination of pluralism and the revitalization of social capital in the United States.
# 110218 | 2,387 words | 6 sources | APA | 2008 | US
Published on Dec 18, 2008 in Political Science (U.S.)

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This paper discusses pluralism and whether or not it is a fitting description of the American political system. It first discusses various views and compares them to each other.The paper then discusses views that call for the revitalization of social capital in the United States. It also describes the opposition to these views and the counter-views that are offered.

Table of Contents:
Pluralism in the United States
Revitalization of Social Capital in the United States

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Dahl, Robert Who Governs? 2005. Democracy and Power in an American City, Second edition. Boston: Yale University Press
  • Domhoff, William G. 2005. Who Rules America? Power, Politics and Social Change. New York: McGraw Hill: Higher education
  • Putnam, Robert D. 2000. Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community. New York: Simon & Schuster
  • Gaventa, John. 1980 Power and Powerlessness: Quiescence and Rebellion in an Appalachian Valley. Illinois: University of Illinois Press 1980
  • Shapiro, Michael 1997. "Bowling Blind: Post Liberal Civil Society and the Worlds of Neo-Tocquevillean" Social Theory (sending via email to you)

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