Download e-book for kindle: Anxious Politics: Democratic Citizenship in a Threatening by Bethany Albertson,Shana Kushner Gadarian

By Bethany Albertson,Shana Kushner Gadarian

ISBN-10: 1107081483

ISBN-13: 9781107081482

ISBN-10: 110744148X

ISBN-13: 9781107441484

feelings topic in politics - enthusiastic supporters go back politicians to workplace, indignant voters march within the streets, a anxious public calls for safeguard from the govt.. apprehensive Politics explores the emotional lifetime of politics, with specific emphasis on how political anxieties impact public existence. while the realm is frightening, while politics is passionate, while the citizenry is worried, does this politics resemble politics less than extra serene stipulations? If politicians use threatening appeals to cajole electorate, how does the general public reply? frightened Politics argues that political anxiousness triggers engagement in politics in ways in which are in all probability either promising and harmful for democracy. utilizing 4 great coverage components (public overall healthiness, immigration, terrorism, and weather change), the ebook seeks to illustrate that anxiousness impacts how we eat political information, who we belief, and what politics we aid. nervousness approximately politics triggers coping thoughts within the political international, the place those options are frequently formed by means of partisan agendas.

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