Table of contents for Why good people do bad things : how to stop being your own worst enemy / Debbie Ford.


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PART ONE
Polarization in the United States .. ...... .....  ..... ........          1
Introduction  .  . ....... . .... . ... ... .. .... ... ... .... ..  . .  .  . .. .... .. .  . ..... .. ................... .  1
Dimensons                                   .......1
Polrization of Political ELites .....   ...      .......         ......
Polariation of the Geeral  . ...Pu  . ..l. ..  .. ...... .      .  ..    .  4
2006  M idterm  Elections ............ ............. ... 7
PART TWO
History and Causes      .    ..............                                9
SCharaceristics . ,.. .   ...... ...... . .... . . . ....... . . .. .  .  .... ... .. .. .   9
Causes of Polarization  .... .... ............ ..  .  .. .  ...            10
PART THREE
Consequences of Polarization            .................       ......     15
Js Polarization Good or Bad ? .. .. .. ... ..... ..          .  ...       15
Positive Consequenc es  .... ..  .. .  .  . . ..       .   ...... . . ...  .  15
N gatie Consequences ....               ...      ... ... .. . ....     .. 17
Kes Unanswered Questions ..                        ....                    18
PART FOUR
Potential R em edies  ...... .. . ...... .  ... . .  . . .. ....  . . ..  .  .... .. .  .....  ..  ....21
Solutions to  Curtail Polarization  ... ... .... . ...  .... .  . . .  .....  . ..... .  .........  . ..   21
More Centrists in Congress ...... .  .... ........ . .. ....... ........ . ........   .  ...  2
A  More Deliberative Process . ..... ..  ........  . . .....  . . .  . . . .... . .  22
Increase  Citizen  Participation  .  ... . ......  ..... . .....  ... ........  .... . . ...........  .  22
Reward  Balanced  M edia  C overage  .............................................................. .   23



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Self-defeating behavior, Stupidity, Errors, Self-actualization (Psychology)