The crisis of the middle-class constitution : why economic inequality threatens our republic / Ganesh Sitaraman.
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Summary:"Argues that America's strong and sizable middle class is actually embedded in the framework of the nation's government and its founding document and discusses the necessity of taking equality-establishing measures"--NoveList.
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|Hood River County Library||339.2 SIT 2017 (Text)||33892100450213||Adult Non-Fiction||Book||None||04/04/2017||Available||-|
- ISBN: 9780451493910
- ISBN: 0451493915
- Physical Description: vi, 423 pages ; 25 cm
- Edition: First edition.
- Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2017.
- Copyright: ©2017
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-402) and index.
|Formatted Contents Note:||
Part I. The radicalism of the American Constitution -- From Athens to America : the two traditions -- America's middle-class constitution -- Part II. A brief history of the middle-class constitution -- The emergence of the plutocracy -- The search for solutions -- Part III. The crisis of the middle-class constitution -- How economic inequality threatens the Republic -- The future of the middle-class constitution.
"Argues that America's strong and sizable middle class is actually embedded in the framework of the nation's government and its founding document and discusses the necessity of taking equality-establishing measures"--NoveList.