Politics in the lifeboat: Immigrants and the american democratic order
© 1993 by Taylor & Francis. All rights reserved. As an ethnically heterogeneous but stable democracy, the United States is a puzzle for students of politics. Typically, the literature of democratic theory regards ethnic diversity as disruptive of a democratic polity. However, the United States has so far avoided the system-threatening consequences of heterogeneity experienced by other democratic.
Harles, John C., "Politics in the lifeboat: Immigrants and the american democratic order" (2019). Educator Scholarship. 2.