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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
Cataloging source
SO$
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Murray, Charles A
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
M895 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Whites
  • Whites
  • Social classes
  • Social mobility
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray, (electronic resource)
Link
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
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
  • 1153963
  • (OCoLC)ocm776708438
  • 4571-26860
  • (OCoLC)776708438
  • (OCoLC)ocn776708438
  • 1153963
Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray, (electronic resource)
Link
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
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
  • 1153963
  • (OCoLC)ocm776708438
  • 4571-26860
  • (OCoLC)776708438
  • (OCoLC)ocn776708438
  • 1153963

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