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The Resource The price of civilization : reawakening American virtue and prosperity, Jeffrey D. Sachs

The price of civilization : reawakening American virtue and prosperity, Jeffrey D. Sachs

Label
The price of civilization : reawakening American virtue and prosperity
Title
The price of civilization
Title remainder
reawakening American virtue and prosperity
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey D. Sachs
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a diagnosis of the country's economic ills and argues that Americans can restore the virtues of fairness, honesty, and foresight as the foundations of national prosperity
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sachs, Jeffrey
Dewey number
330.973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC106.84
LC item number
.S23 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • Environmental responsibility
  • Social responsibility of business
  • United States
Label
The price of civilization : reawakening American virtue and prosperity, Jeffrey D. Sachs
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-307) and index
Contents
The great crash -- Diagnosing America's economic crisis -- Prosperity lost -- The free-market fallacy -- The retreat from public purpose -- The divided nation -- The new globalization -- The rigged game -- The distracted society -- The path to prosperity -- The mindful society -- Prosperity regained -- Paying for civilization -- The seven habits of highly effective government -- The millennial renewal
Control code
ocn711989050
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9781400068418
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014631
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400068418
  • (OCoLC)711989050
Label
The price of civilization : reawakening American virtue and prosperity, Jeffrey D. Sachs
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-307) and index
Contents
The great crash -- Diagnosing America's economic crisis -- Prosperity lost -- The free-market fallacy -- The retreat from public purpose -- The divided nation -- The new globalization -- The rigged game -- The distracted society -- The path to prosperity -- The mindful society -- Prosperity regained -- Paying for civilization -- The seven habits of highly effective government -- The millennial renewal
Control code
ocn711989050
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
324 p.
Isbn
9781400068418
Isbn Type
(hc : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011014631
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781400068418
  • (OCoLC)711989050

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