American Amnesia

Written By Jacob S. Hacker
American Amnesia
  • Publsiher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 14 February 2017
  • ISBN : 1451667833
  • Pages : 464 pages
  • Rating : 3/5 from 2 reviews
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Read or download book entitled American Amnesia written by Jacob S. Hacker which was release on 14 February 2017, this book published by Simon and Schuster. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: In the past, government and business were as much partners as rivals, resulting in broad-based growth and healthy social development. But advocates of anti-government market fundamentalism are intent on scrapping the instrument of nearly a century of unprecedented economic and social progress. Hacker and Pierson examine why what's good for American business elites and what's good for Americans have become misaligned.

American Amnesia

American Amnesia
  • Author : Jacob S. Hacker,Paul Pierson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-02-14
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : In the past, government and business were as much partners as rivals, resulting in broad-based growth and healthy social development. But advocates of anti-government market fundamentalism are intent on scrapping the instrument of nearly a century of unprecedented economic and social progress. Hacker and Pierson examine why what's good for ...

American Amnesia

American Amnesia
  • Author : Joe Conason
  • Publisher : Creators Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-04-28
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : Do you feel that your progressive views are being warped by conservative media? Are you worried that your liberal opinions are being stifled, and that you are alone in your political beliefs? You're not alone, and Joe Conason serves as a powerful democratic voice to stand up for his progressive ...

An American Amnesia

An American Amnesia
  • Author : Bruce Herschensohn
  • Publisher : Beaufort Books
  • Release Date : 2010-08-15
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : January 27th, 1973: the United States, South Vietnam, North Vietnam, and the Viet Cong sign the Paris Peace Accords, guaranteeing the right of self-determination to the South Vietnamese people. April 30th, 1975: President Duong Van Minh of South Vietnam announces the nation's unconditional surrender to the North, ending the decade-long conflict and ...

American Amnesia

American Amnesia
  • Author : Jerry Newcombe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2018-10-10
  • Total pages : 375
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : In America, we have a problem of collective amnesia. God has blessed the United States of America perhaps more than any other nation before us. Yet, while basking in the blessing, we have forgotten that the hand of God made us a nation. Like someone long asleep, like a collective ...

Beautiful Country Burn Again

Beautiful Country Burn Again
  • Author : Ben Fountain
  • Publisher : Canongate Books
  • Release Date : 2018-11-01
  • Total pages : 448
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : As Ben Fountain sees it, the United States is facing its third existential crisis. The first was the struggle over slavery, culminating in the Civil War. The second was the Great Depression, the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialised world, which brought about the New Deal. The ...

American Amnesia The Modern Challenge of Media s Role in Government

American Amnesia  The Modern Challenge of Media s Role in Government
  • Author : Jessica Katherine Turner
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : The American press, citizenry, and government are in a multi-dependent, triangular relationship. The disintegrating role of the media in American government is a threat to America's federal democratic republic and the liberty that the citizenry enjoys....

An American Amnesia

An American Amnesia
  • Author : Bruce Herschensohn
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 180
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : The author re-examines the actions taken by the 94th Congress and many American citizens which forced South Vietnam's surrender, bringing about an immense tragedy for Southeast Asians and haunting the American political landscape to this day....

At War with Government

At War with Government
  • Author : Amy Fried,Douglas B. Harris
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-03
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : Polling shows that since the 1950s Americans’ trust in government has fallen dramatically to historically low levels. In At War with Government, the political scientists Amy Fried and Douglas B. Harris reveal that this trend is no accident. Although distrust of authority is deeply rooted in American culture, it is ...

The American Political Economy

The American Political Economy
  • Author : Jacob S. Hacker,Alexander Hertel-Fernandez,Paul Pierson,Kathleen Thelen
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2021-11-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : This volume brings together leading political scientists to explore the distinctive features of the American political economy. The introductory chapter provides a comparatively informed framework for analyzing the interplay of markets and politics in the United States, focusing on three key factors: uniquely fragmented and decentralized political institutions; an interest ...

American Political Science Research Guide

American Political Science Research Guide
  • Author : George W. Johnson
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : The American PoZiticaZ Science Research Guide to their efforts. Individuals in administra is a new series dealing generally with Ameri tive positions will also find that the APSRG offers a means for keeping current on public can government and specifically with public administration, state and local government, policy questions, despite ...

Looking for the Good War

Looking for the Good War
  • Author : Elizabeth D. Samet
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2021-11-30
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : "Essential reading. This eloquent, far-ranging analysis of the national psyche goes as far as any book I've ever read toward explaining the peculiar American yen for war and more war." —Ben Fountain, author of Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk and Beautiful Country Burn Again In Looking for the Good War, ...

First Class Passengers on a Sinking Ship

First Class Passengers on a Sinking Ship
  • Author : Richard Lachmann
  • Publisher : Verso Books
  • Release Date : 2020-01-14
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : Why great powers decline, from Spain to the United States The extent and irreversibility of US decline is becoming ever more obvious as America loses war after war and as one industry after another loses its technological edge. Lachmann explains why the United States will not be able to sustain ...

Humanities

Humanities
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : Download or read online Humanities written by , published by which was released on 2002. Get Humanities Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Civic Power

Civic Power
  • Author : K.Sabeel Rahman,Hollie Russon Gilman
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2019-10-31
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : What will it take to restore American democracy and rescue it from this moment of crisis? Civic Power argues that the current threat to US. democracy is rooted not just in the outcome of the 2016 election, but in deeper, systemic forms of inequality that concentrate economic and political power in ...

Civic Education and the Future of American Citizenship

Civic Education and the Future of American Citizenship
  • Author : Elizabeth Kaufer Busch,Jonathan W. White
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2012-11-02
  • Total pages : 166
  • ISBN : 1451667833
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Summary : Lack of civic knowledge, ignorance about the U.S. Constitution, and general ambivalence about education threaten the fiber of this nation. The remedy to this malaise, advocated in various ways by a diverse group of contributors, is a well-rounded, liberal education that prepares citizens to participate in a free republic....