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The age of austerity : how scarcity will remake American politics / Thomas Byrne Edsall.

Book Book (c2012.)
Description: 256 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2012.
6 of 6 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
0 current holds with 6 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9780385535199 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0385535198 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780385535205 (electronic)
  • ISBN: 0385535201 (electronic)
  • Edition: 1st ed.
Bibliography, etc.: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents: Prologue: the noose -- Austerity -- The moral underpinnings of partisan conflict -- The economics of immigration -- Race -- Brutality, coarseness, and the fracture of American politics -- The big one.
Summary: Provides a sobering account of how pitched battles over scarce resources will increasingly define American politics in the coming years--and how citizens might avoid, or at least mitigate, the damage from these ideological and economic battles.

Citation:

Edsall, Thomas Byrne. "The age of austerity : how scarcity will remake American politics." New York : Doubleday, 2012.

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