The Resource America at risk : the crisis of hope, trust, and caring, Robert Perrucci and Carolyn C. Perrucci

America at risk : the crisis of hope, trust, and caring, Robert Perrucci and Carolyn C. Perrucci

Label
America at risk : the crisis of hope, trust, and caring
Title
America at risk
Title remainder
the crisis of hope, trust, and caring
Statement of responsibility
Robert Perrucci and Carolyn C. Perrucci
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In America at Risk: The Crisis of Hope, Trust, and Caring, Robert Perrucci and Carolyn C. Perrucci identify the broad economic and technological changes that have led to the loss of high wage jobs, declining opportunity, and increased income and wealth inequality. These changes have altered the way that Americans think about themselves, their future, and the lives of their children and neighbors. Focusing on the erosion of trust, hope, and caring between and among Americans and their social institutions, the authors confront the challenge by proposing policies that will build hope (through job
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
306.0973/09051
Index
index present
LC call number
HN59.2
LC item number
.P464 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
America at risk : the crisis of hope, trust, and caring, Robert Perrucci and Carolyn C. Perrucci
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-156) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Diagnosis: How the new economy has eroded hope, trust, and caring -- Job loss and declining wages -- The American dream is fading -- Confidence in institutions -- Identity, grievance, and trust -- Work, family, and caring -- Forgotten Americans: The poor, homeless, aged, and incarcerated -- Confronting the crisis
Control code
ocn436282506
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 161 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742566323
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786612497223
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249722
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35436633
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unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)436282506
  • pebcs0742566323
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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