Title

Who Needs Political Parties?

Document Type

Article

Publication Date

8-1-2000

Published In

American Prospect

Abstract

"Political Parties and Constitutional Government: Remaking American Democracy" by Sidney M. Milkis, "Why Parties? The Origin and Transformation of Political Parties in America" by John H. Aldrich, and "By Invitation Only: The Rise of Exclusive Politics in the United States" by Steven E. Schier are reviewed.