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Product Description: American politics is in a state of crisis but it is not clear why. Nor do we know what to do about it. Reinhold Niebuhr helps us understand what is wrong with our politics and research into the workings of the brain confirms his analysis...read more

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9781498511421, titled "Democratic Humility: Reinhold Niebuhr, Neuroscience, and America's Political Crisis" | Lexington Books, June 9, 2015, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: American politics is in a state of crisis but it is not clear why.

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Product Description: During the 1990s, both the United States and Britain shifted from entitlement to work-based systems for supporting their poor citizens. Much research has examined the implications of welfare reform for the economic well-being of the poor, but the new legislation also affects our view of democracy—and how it ought to function...read more
By Christopher Beem (editor) and Lawrence M. Mead (editor)

Hardcover:

9780871545954 | Russell Sage Foundation, January 30, 2006, cover price $37.50 | About this edition: During the 1990s, both the United States and Britain shifted from entitlement to work-based systems for supporting their poor citizens.

Paperback:

9780871545886 | Russell Sage Foundation, November 1, 2007, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: During the 1990s, both the United States and Britain shifted from entitlement to work-based systems for supporting their poor citizens.

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Product Description: This collection is a product of the Johnson Foundation's Work, Family and Democracy Project and the Work, Family and Democracy Initiative at Harvard U., headed by Heymann (Harvard School of Public Health and Harvard Medical School), both of which are based on the idea that is necessary to expand the debate about work and family issues in the Unite...read more
By Christopher Beem (editor) and Jody Heymann (editor)

Hardcover:

9781565849914 | New Pr, April 1, 2005, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: While many aspects of work have changed dramatically over the last few decades, society has struggled to adapt, to the detriment of working families.

Paperback:

9781565849228 | New Pr, April 1, 2005, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This collection is a product of the Johnson Foundation's Work, Family and Democracy Project and the Work, Family and Democracy Initiative at Harvard U.

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Product Description: Even in the midst of an economic boom, most Americans would agree that our civic institutions are hard pressed and that we are growing ever more cynical and disconnected from one another.In response to this bleak assessment, advocates of "civil society" argue that rejuvenating our neighborhoods, churches, and community associations will lead to a more moral, civic-minded polity...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

Hardcover:

9780226041445 | Univ of Chicago Pr, November 1, 1999, cover price $46.00

Paperback:

9780226041469 | Univ of Chicago Pr, September 1, 2000, cover price $34.00 | About this edition: Even in the midst of an economic boom, most Americans would agree that our civic institutions are hard pressed and that we are growing ever more cynical and disconnected from one another.

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