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The Resource America at risk : threats to liberal self-government in an age of uncertainty, edited by Robert Faulkner and Susan Shell ; with the assistance of Thomas E. Schneider

America at risk : threats to liberal self-government in an age of uncertainty, edited by Robert Faulkner and Susan Shell ; with the assistance of Thomas E. Schneider

Label
America at risk : threats to liberal self-government in an age of uncertainty
Title
America at risk
Title remainder
threats to liberal self-government in an age of uncertainty
Statement of responsibility
edited by Robert Faulkner and Susan Shell ; with the assistance of Thomas E. Schneider
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Collects essays from a range of authors, representing both dominant political parties in the U.S., in which they address dangers facing the country as it enters the second decade of the twenty-first century, including diminished political participation, increased poverty and religious polarization, and various issues related to immigration, the economy, and the status of the liberal constitutional order of government
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
320.973
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JC574.2.U6
LC item number
A45 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1934-
  • 1948-
  • 1963-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Faulkner, Robert K.
  • Shell, Susan Meld
  • Schneider, Thomas E.
Series statement
Contemporary political and social issues
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Liberalism
  • Democracy
  • United States
Label
America at risk : threats to liberal self-government in an age of uncertainty, edited by Robert Faulkner and Susan Shell ; with the assistance of Thomas E. Schneider
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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 transatlantic predicament / Pierre Manent -- American democracy : the perils of imperialism? / Niall Ferguson -- Defending liberty : liberal democracy and the limits of public power / William A. Galston -- A clear and present danger : the doctrine of political nonfoundationalism / James W. Ceaser -- The dangers of conservative populism / Alan Wolfe -- The future of the liberal family / Susan Shell -- Political voice in an age of inequality / Kay Lehman Schlozman and Traci Burch -- Religion and polarization / James Q. Wilson -- The end of savings / Peter Rodriguez -- Rational control, or life without virtue / Harvey C. Mansfield -- The corruption of democratic leadership / Hugh Heclo
Control code
213301952
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780472116683
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008022949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)213301952
Label
America at risk : threats to liberal self-government in an age of uncertainty, edited by Robert Faulkner and Susan Shell ; with the assistance of Thomas E. Schneider
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and 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 transatlantic predicament / Pierre Manent -- American democracy : the perils of imperialism? / Niall Ferguson -- Defending liberty : liberal democracy and the limits of public power / William A. Galston -- A clear and present danger : the doctrine of political nonfoundationalism / James W. Ceaser -- The dangers of conservative populism / Alan Wolfe -- The future of the liberal family / Susan Shell -- Political voice in an age of inequality / Kay Lehman Schlozman and Traci Burch -- Religion and polarization / James Q. Wilson -- The end of savings / Peter Rodriguez -- Rational control, or life without virtue / Harvey C. Mansfield -- The corruption of democratic leadership / Hugh Heclo
Control code
213301952
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
273 pages
Isbn
9780472116683
Isbn Type
(cloth : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2008022949
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)213301952

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