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Edward Luce’s 6 favorite political books

by David De La Torre

In The Week, author Edward Luce lists his 6 favorite books that predicted the future of politics.

The Paranoid Style in American Politics by Richard Hofstadter …. Much like Hoffer’s book, The Paranoid Style will never lose its contemporary feel. From the Know-Nothings to McCarthyism, America’s political DNA has caused periodic eruptions of fear-based politics. They crest and fall every generation or so. But Hofstadter’s classic will always be there. [more]