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The Resource Inequality matters : the growing economic divide in America and its poisonous consequences, edited by James Lardner and David A. Smith

Inequality matters : the growing economic divide in America and its poisonous consequences, edited by James Lardner and David A. Smith

Label
Inequality matters : the growing economic divide in America and its poisonous consequences
Title
Inequality matters
Title remainder
the growing economic divide in America and its poisonous consequences
Statement of responsibility
edited by James Lardner and David A. Smith
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
339.2/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.I5
LC item number
I525 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Inequality matters : the growing economic divide in America and its poisonous consequences, edited by James Lardner and David A. Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in collaboration with Demos."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-321)
Contents
The fight of our lives / Bill Moyers -- What's the problem? / James Lardner -- What the numbers tell us / Heather Boushey and Christian E. Weller -- Earth to Wal-Mars / Barbara Ehrenreich -- The return of "separate but equal" / Richard D. Kahlenberg -- The snowball and the treadmill / Miezhu Lui -- Shredding the retirement contract / David A. Smith and Heather McGhee -- The growing college gap / Tamara Draut -- Cold truths about class, race, and health / David R. Williams and James Lardner -- Of the few, by the few, for the few / Charles Lewis -- Why do so many jobs pay so badly? / Christopher Jencks -- How the middle class is injured by gains at the top / Robert H. Frank -- The vanishing commons / Jonathan Rowe -- The great tax shift / David Cay Johnston -- America disconnected / Theda Skocpol -- Corporations unbound / Joel Bakan -- A self-perpetuating trend? / Eric Wanner -- Who is the elite? / Betsy Leondar-Wright -- Don't drink the kool-aid / Robert Kuttner -- The legitimization of inequality / Robert M. Franklin -- Building a moral economy / William Greider -- A prophetic politics / Jim Wallis -- Democracy first / Miles S. Rapoport and David A. Smith
Control code
ocm61162398
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
vi, 328 p.
Isbn
9781565849952
Lccn
2005052237
Other control number
9781565849952
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Inequality matters : the growing economic divide in America and its poisonous consequences, edited by James Lardner and David A. Smith
Publication
Note
"Published in collaboration with Demos."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-321)
Contents
The fight of our lives / Bill Moyers -- What's the problem? / James Lardner -- What the numbers tell us / Heather Boushey and Christian E. Weller -- Earth to Wal-Mars / Barbara Ehrenreich -- The return of "separate but equal" / Richard D. Kahlenberg -- The snowball and the treadmill / Miezhu Lui -- Shredding the retirement contract / David A. Smith and Heather McGhee -- The growing college gap / Tamara Draut -- Cold truths about class, race, and health / David R. Williams and James Lardner -- Of the few, by the few, for the few / Charles Lewis -- Why do so many jobs pay so badly? / Christopher Jencks -- How the middle class is injured by gains at the top / Robert H. Frank -- The vanishing commons / Jonathan Rowe -- The great tax shift / David Cay Johnston -- America disconnected / Theda Skocpol -- Corporations unbound / Joel Bakan -- A self-perpetuating trend? / Eric Wanner -- Who is the elite? / Betsy Leondar-Wright -- Don't drink the kool-aid / Robert Kuttner -- The legitimization of inequality / Robert M. Franklin -- Building a moral economy / William Greider -- A prophetic politics / Jim Wallis -- Democracy first / Miles S. Rapoport and David A. Smith
Control code
ocm61162398
Dimensions
20 cm.
Extent
vi, 328 p.
Isbn
9781565849952
Lccn
2005052237
Other control number
9781565849952
Other physical details
ill.

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