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The Resource The real state of the Union : from the best minds in America, bold solutions to the problems politicians dare not address, [edited by] Ted Halstead

The real state of the Union : from the best minds in America, bold solutions to the problems politicians dare not address, [edited by] Ted Halstead

Label
The real state of the Union : from the best minds in America, bold solutions to the problems politicians dare not address
Title
The real state of the Union
Title remainder
from the best minds in America, bold solutions to the problems politicians dare not address
Statement of responsibility
[edited by] Ted Halstead
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
306/.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
  • HN59.2
  • HN59.2
LC item number
  • .R433 2004
  • .R433 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Series statement
New America books
Label
The real state of the Union : from the best minds in America, bold solutions to the problems politicians dare not address, [edited by] Ted Halstead
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The state of the Union moment / James Fallows -- The American paradox / Ted Halstead -- Broadening the middle class -- Are we still a middle-class nation? / Michael Lind -- One-dimensional growth / David Friedman -- Spendthrift nation / Michael Calabrese and Maya MacGuineas -- Americas "Suez moment" / Sherle R. Schwenninger -- Rethinking taxes and governance -- Radical tax reform / Maya MacGuineas -- Up in the air / Michael Calabrese and J.H. Snider -- Taking stock / Jonathan Rauch -- The fuel subsidy we need / Ricardo Bayon -- Helping American families -- The insecure family / Jacob S. Hacker -- The parent trap / Karen Kornbluh -- The $6,000 solution / Ray Boshara -- The black gender gap / Katherine Boo -- Reinventing education -- A grand compromise / James P. Pinkerton -- A new deal for teachers / Matthew Miller -- The tuition crunch / Jennifer Washburn -- A new health care paradigm -- The overtreated American / Shannon Brownlee -- Insurance required / Laurie Rubiner -- Aging productively / Phillip J. Longman -- America's changing demographic landscape -- The new continental divide / Michael Lind -- Mongrel America / Gregory Rodriguez -- Alienated Muslims / Geneive Abdo -- Testing our civic health -- The angry American / Paul Starobin -- Suspicious minds / Jedediah Purdy -- Overflowing jails / Margaret Talbot -- America and the world -- Beyond dominance / Sherle R. Schwenninger -- Opportunity missed / Michael Lind -- The population implosion / Phillip J. Longman -- Democracy in the Islamic world / Noah Feldman -- Nation-building 101 / Francis Fukuyama -- Conclusion -- Dysfunctional duopoly / Ted Halstead
Control code
54022452
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 287 pages
Isbn
9780465050529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003028163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The real state of the Union : from the best minds in America, bold solutions to the problems politicians dare not address, [edited by] Ted Halstead
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The state of the Union moment / James Fallows -- The American paradox / Ted Halstead -- Broadening the middle class -- Are we still a middle-class nation? / Michael Lind -- One-dimensional growth / David Friedman -- Spendthrift nation / Michael Calabrese and Maya MacGuineas -- Americas "Suez moment" / Sherle R. Schwenninger -- Rethinking taxes and governance -- Radical tax reform / Maya MacGuineas -- Up in the air / Michael Calabrese and J.H. Snider -- Taking stock / Jonathan Rauch -- The fuel subsidy we need / Ricardo Bayon -- Helping American families -- The insecure family / Jacob S. Hacker -- The parent trap / Karen Kornbluh -- The $6,000 solution / Ray Boshara -- The black gender gap / Katherine Boo -- Reinventing education -- A grand compromise / James P. Pinkerton -- A new deal for teachers / Matthew Miller -- The tuition crunch / Jennifer Washburn -- A new health care paradigm -- The overtreated American / Shannon Brownlee -- Insurance required / Laurie Rubiner -- Aging productively / Phillip J. Longman -- America's changing demographic landscape -- The new continental divide / Michael Lind -- Mongrel America / Gregory Rodriguez -- Alienated Muslims / Geneive Abdo -- Testing our civic health -- The angry American / Paul Starobin -- Suspicious minds / Jedediah Purdy -- Overflowing jails / Margaret Talbot -- America and the world -- Beyond dominance / Sherle R. Schwenninger -- Opportunity missed / Michael Lind -- The population implosion / Phillip J. Longman -- Democracy in the Islamic world / Noah Feldman -- Nation-building 101 / Francis Fukuyama -- Conclusion -- Dysfunctional duopoly / Ted Halstead
Control code
54022452
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 287 pages
Isbn
9780465050529
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003028163
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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