Journals Higher Education



Published: 04 January 2012

504 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199768400

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Rule and Ruin

The Downfall of Moderation and the Destruction of the Republican Party, From Eisenhower to the Tea Party

Geoffrey Kabaservice

Studies in Postwar American Political Development

  • Offers a provocative and scholarly explanation of why moderates lost the GOP to the conservatives.
  • Records the history-shaping power of moderate Republicans between the 1930s and 1970s.
  • Written by the author of "The Guardians"

New to this Edition:

  • Now with a new preface on the 2012 elections