©2015 Columbia University Press

Tyranny of the Two-Party System

Author: ,
The closely contested presidential election of 2000, which many analysts felt was decided by voters for the Green Party, cast a spotlight on a structural contradiction of American politics. Critics charged that Green Party voters inadvertently contributed to the election of a conservative Republican president because they chose to "e;vote their conscience"e; rather than "e;choose between two evils."e; But why this choice of two? Is the two-party system of Democrats and more...
 share  tweet  email  pdf

Trajectory Index

Words: 84,719
Unique Words: 5,643
Flesch Reading Ease: 53
Flesch Grade Level: 9
Avg Sentence (words): 12.06
Avg Word (chars): 5.03
Chapters: 20
Paragraphs: 5,504
Adult Reading Time: 5:39
Sentiment: 0.004
Intensity: 0.036
People: 742
Places: 116
Brands: 4
Things: 308
Goodreads Rating: 0
Goodreads Reviews: 0
SAT Words: 1,004
Trajectory China 300: 141
TOEFL Words: 110
IELTS Words: 516
Nouns 60.6%
Verbs 17.7%
Adjectives 15.8%
Adverbs 3.6%
Other 2.3%

Trajectory's Interesting Facts and Data Visualizations

Trajectory's Recommended Book Titles