In This Review

American Politics in a Revolutionary World
American Politics in a Revolutionary World
By Chester Bowles
Harvard University Press, 1956, 131 pp

In these 1956 Godkin Lectures, Mr. Bowles first develops a theory of American politics--centering on the recurring periods of national "consensus"--and then seeks to define the major problems, national and above all international, for which a new "consensus" is required.