Working on examples of partisan polarization in U.S. politics? In addition to the sources recommended last run of the class, the library has added a new eCollection: U.S. History in Context. For example, here’s a search for “Political Polarization.” One could of course also search for specific polarizing issues (income inequality), proposed solutions (compulsory voting) or related element (supermajority). Need more statistics? The library recently added Statistical Abstract of the United States to its fleet of digital collections. Here’s their results page for U.S. election statistics. Questions? Comments or conundrums? Do be in touch! Ms. Sanborn “Political Polarization results page.” U.S. History in Context. Gale Cengage. Web.…
New in the library’s fleet of digital collections is the Statistical Abstract of the United States. What’s in it? U.S. Statistics including: population, economics, energy, politics and education. “Home Page.” Statistical Abstract of the United States. Proquest. Web. 04 Feb. 2016.