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The Resource Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray, (electronic resource)

Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray, (electronic resource)

Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010
Title
Coming apart
Title remainder
the state of white America, 1960-2010
Statement of responsibility
Charles Murray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critique of the white American class structure argues that the paths of social mobility that once advanced the nation are now serving to further isolate an elite upper class while enforcing a growing and resentful white underclass
Summary
A critique of the white American class structure argues that the paths of social mobility that once advanced the nation are now serving to further isolate an elite upper class while enforcing a growing and resentful white underclass
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10046115
Cataloging source
SO$
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the state of white America, 1960-2010
Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3243D25D-3653-479A-984A-13415FFA9366
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 358-398) and index
Color
black and white
Contents
November 21, 1963 -- The formation of a new upper class. Our kind of people ; The foundations of the new upper class ; A new kind of segregation ; How thick is your bubble? ; The bright side of the new upper class -- The formation of a new lower class. The founding virtues ; Belmont and Fishtown ; Marriage ; Industriousness ; Honesty ; Religiosity ; The real Fishtown ; The size of the new lower class -- Why it matters. The selective collapse of American community ; The founding virtues and the stuff of life ; One nation, divisible ; Alternative futures
Control code
ocn776708438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 407 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307453440
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Other physical details
ill., charts.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3243D25D-3653-479A-984A-13415FFA9366
System control number
(OCoLC)776708438
Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3243D25D-3653-479A-984A-13415FFA9366
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 358-398) and index
Color
black and white
Contents
November 21, 1963 -- The formation of a new upper class. Our kind of people ; The foundations of the new upper class ; A new kind of segregation ; How thick is your bubble? ; The bright side of the new upper class -- The formation of a new lower class. The founding virtues ; Belmont and Fishtown ; Marriage ; Industriousness ; Honesty ; Religiosity ; The real Fishtown ; The size of the new lower class -- Why it matters. The selective collapse of American community ; The founding virtues and the stuff of life ; One nation, divisible ; Alternative futures
Control code
ocn776708438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 407 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307453440
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Other physical details
ill., charts.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3243D25D-3653-479A-984A-13415FFA9366
System control number
(OCoLC)776708438

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