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The Resource Tightrope : Americans reaching for hope, Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

Tightrope : Americans reaching for hope, Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn

Label
Tightrope : Americans reaching for hope
Title
Tightrope
Title remainder
Americans reaching for hope
Statement of responsibility
Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A plea -- deeply personal and told through the lives of real Americans -- to address the crisis in working-class America, while focusing on solutions to mend a half century of governmental failure
Tone
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10835600
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kristof, Nicholas D.
Dewey number
  • 305.562
  • 306.0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HN59.2
LC item number
K75 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
WuDunn, Sheryl
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor
  • Working class
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
general
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
Americans reaching for hope
Label
Tightrope : Americans reaching for hope, Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The kids on the number 6 school bus -- "We're no. 30!" -- When jobs disappear -- American aristocracy -- How America went astray -- Drug dealers in lab coats -- Losing the war on drugs -- Up by the bootstraps -- Deaths of despair -- Interventions that work -- Universal health care: one day, one town -- Homeless in a rich nation -- The escape artists -- A shot in the face -- God save the family -- The marriage of true minds -- We eat our young -- Raising troubled kids -- Creating more escape artists -- America regained -- Appendix: Ten steps you can take in the next ten minutes to make a difference
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780525655084
Lccn
2019014592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)on1091236838
Label
Tightrope : Americans reaching for hope, Nicholas D. Kristof and Sheryl WuDunn
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [273]-293) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
The kids on the number 6 school bus -- "We're no. 30!" -- When jobs disappear -- American aristocracy -- How America went astray -- Drug dealers in lab coats -- Losing the war on drugs -- Up by the bootstraps -- Deaths of despair -- Interventions that work -- Universal health care: one day, one town -- Homeless in a rich nation -- The escape artists -- A shot in the face -- God save the family -- The marriage of true minds -- We eat our young -- Raising troubled kids -- Creating more escape artists -- America regained -- Appendix: Ten steps you can take in the next ten minutes to make a difference
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
304 pages
Isbn
9780525655084
Lccn
2019014592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)on1091236838

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