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

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9780385535199 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0385535198 (alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 9780385535205 (electronic)
  • ISBN: 0385535201 (electronic)
  • Description: 256 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2012.

Available copies

  • 7 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Beverly Main Adult Nonfiction JK 2261 .E37 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Nonfiction 320.973/Edsall (Text to Phone) Available -
Lynnfield Adult Nonfiction JK 2261 .E37 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Merrimack College Stacks (3rd) JK2261 .E37 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Nonfiction NEW JK 2261 .E37 2012 (Text to Phone) Available -
Salem Adult Non-Fiction 320.973/EDSALL (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Nonfiction (2nd Floor) 320.973 Edsall (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Note: 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.

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