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Product Description: How does political party control determine changes to social policy, and by extension, influence inequality in America? Conventional theories show that Democratic control of the federal government produces more social expenditures and less inequality...read more

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9781107101012 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 31, 2015, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: How does political party control of the federal government determine changes to social policy and by extension influence inequality in America?

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9781107498402 | Cambridge Univ Pr, June 23, 2016, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: How does political party control determine changes to social policy, and by extension, influence inequality in America?

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Product Description: It is said that greed fuels capitalism and socialism feeds on envy. But what happens in a stable society when a successful economy generates material progress for one population sector, while simultaneously creating income inequality and poverty for another sector? While this has long been a classic debate for economists, Neil Gilbert, a social welfare theorist, offers a new take...read more

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9780199361335 | Oxford Univ Pr, December 1, 2016, cover price $27.95 | About this edition: It is said that greed fuels capitalism and socialism feeds on envy.

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Product Description: American communities are facing chronic problems: fiscal stress, urban decline, environmental sprawl, mass incarceration, political isolation, disproportionate foreclosures and severe public health risks. In The Price of Paradise, David Troutt argues that it is a lack of mutuality in our local decision making that has led to this looming crisis facing cities and local governments...read more

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9780814760550 | New York Univ Pr, January 17, 2014, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: American communities are facing chronic problems: fiscal stress, urban decline, environmental sprawl, mass incarceration, political isolation, disproportionate foreclosures and severe public health risks.

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9781479828807 | Reprint edition (New York Univ Pr, October 1, 2016), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: American communities are facing chronic problems: fiscal stress, urban decline, environmental sprawl, mass incarceration, political isolation, disproportionate foreclosures and severe public health risks.

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Product Description: Like past editions, this ninth edition of Social Inequality: Forms, Causes, and Consequences is a user-friendly introduction to the study of social inequality. This book conveys the pervasiveness and extensiveness of social inequality in the United States within a comparative context, to show how inequality occurs, how it affects all of us, and what is being done about it...read more

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9781138688551 | 9 revised edition (Routledge, August 15, 2016), cover price $225.00 | About this edition: Like past editions, this ninth edition of Social Inequality: Forms, Causes, and Consequences is a user-friendly introduction to the study of social inequality.

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9781138688544 | 9 revised edition (Routledge, August 15, 2016), cover price $114.95 | About this edition: Like past editions, this ninth edition of Social Inequality: Forms, Causes, and Consequences is a user-friendly introduction to the study of social inequality.

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Product Description: In Inequality in US Social Policy: An Historic Analysis, Bryan Warde illuminates the pervasive and powerful role that social inequality based on race and ethnicity, gender, immigration status, sexual orientation, class, and disability plays and has historically played in informing social policy...read more

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9781138847583, titled "Inequality in U.s. Social Policy: An Historical Analysis" | Routledge, August 15, 2016, cover price $160.00 | About this edition: In Inequality in US Social Policy: An Historic Analysis, Bryan Warde illuminates the pervasive and powerful role that social inequality based on race and ethnicity, gender, immigration status, sexual orientation, class, and disability plays and has historically played in informing social policy.

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9781138847590, titled "Inequality in U.s. Social Policy: An Historical Analysis" | Reprint edition (Routledge, August 15, 2016), cover price $74.95 | About this edition: In Inequality in US Social Policy: An Historic Analysis, Bryan Warde illuminates the pervasive and powerful role that social inequality based on race and ethnicity, gender, immigration status, sexual orientation, class, and disability plays and has historically played in informing social policy.

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Product Description: This vigorous call-to-arms to reignite American citizenship at home and restore American power abroad by the Fox News contributor and decorated Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran uses the timeless truths of Teddy Roosevelt’s iconic “Man in the Arena” speech, and “is a must-read that underscores our collective responsibility to restore America’s role as an exceptional…global leader” (Senator John McCain)...read more

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9781508223535 | Unabridged edition (Simon & Schuster, May 3, 2016), cover price $39.99 | About this edition: This vigorous call-to-arms to reignite American citizenship at home and restore American power abroad by the Fox News contributor and decorated Iraq and Afghanistan war veteran uses the timeless truths of Teddy Roosevelt’s iconic “Man in the Arena” speech, and “is a must-read that underscores our collective responsibility to restore America’s role as an exceptional…global leader” (Senator John McCain).

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Product Description: In the face of rising inequality in America, Joseph E. Stiglitz charts a path toward real recovery and a more equal society. A singular voice of reason in an era defined by bitter politics and economic uncertainty, Joseph E. Stiglitz has time and again diagnosed America’s greatest economic challenges, from the Great Recession and its feeble recovery to the yawning gap between the rich and the poor...read more

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9780393248579 | W W Norton & Co Inc, April 20, 2015, cover price $28.95 | About this edition: How has America become the most unequal advanced country in the world, and what can we do about it?
9780391038448, titled "Social Problems & Social Movements: An Exploration into the Sociological Construction of Alternative Realities" | Prometheus Books, February 1, 1995, cover price $49.95 | also contains Social Problems & Social Movements: An Exploration into the Sociological Construction of Alternative Realities

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9780393352184 | Reprint edition (W W Norton & Co Inc, April 25, 2016), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: In the face of rising inequality in America, Joseph E.

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Product Description: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality. The rich are getting richer by rigging the system in their favor, leaving the rest of us to struggle just to keep our heads above water...read more

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9781511385602 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio Lib Edn, March 29, 2016), cover price $62.97 | About this edition: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality.

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Product Description: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality. The rich are getting richer by rigging the system in their favor, leaving the rest of us to struggle just to keep our heads above water...read more

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9781250084446 | St Martins Pr, March 29, 2016, cover price $26.99 | About this edition: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality.

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9781511385589 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, March 29, 2016), cover price $29.99 | About this edition: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality.
9781511385596 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, March 29, 2016), cover price $24.99 | About this edition: We’ve all heard that the American Dream is vanishing, and that the cause is rising income inequality.

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Product Description: A New York Times bestseller and “a passionate, urgent” (The New Yorker) examination of the growing inequality gap from the bestselling author of Bowling Alone: why fewer Americans today have the opportunity for upward mobility.Central to the very idea of America is the principle that we are a nation of opportunity...read more

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9781476769899 | Simon & Schuster, March 10, 2015, cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A groundbreaking examination of the growing inequality gap from the bestselling author of Bowling Alone: why fewer Americans today have the opportunity for upward mobility.

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9781476769905 | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, March 29, 2016), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: A New York Times bestseller and “a passionate, urgent” (The New Yorker) examination of the growing inequality gap from the bestselling author of Bowling Alone: why fewer Americans today have the opportunity for upward mobility.
9780373616305, titled "Barrabas Heist" | Harlequin Books, May 1, 1989, cover price $2.75 | also contains Barrabas Heist | About this edition: 1st edition 1989 paperback fine condition book In stock shipped from our UK warehouse

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Product Description: By many measures—commonsensical or statistical—the United States has not been more divided politically or economically in the last hundred years than it is now. How have we gone from the striking bipartisan cooperation and relative economic equality of the war years and post-war period to the extreme inequality and savage partisan divisions of today? In this sweeping look at American politics from the Depression to the present, Doug McAdam and Karina Kloos argue that party politics alone is not responsible for the mess we find ourselves in...read more

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9780199937851 | Oxford Univ Pr, September 15, 2014, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: By many measures--commonsensical or statistical--the United States has not been more divided politically or economically in the last hundred years than it is now.
9780333646113, titled "Language Use: A Philosophical Investigation into the Basic Notions of Pragmatics" | Palgrave Macmillan, June 1, 1996, cover price $159.00 | also contains Language Use: A Philosophical Investigation into the Basic Notions of Pragmatics | About this edition: Language Use offers a philosophical examination of the basic conceptual framework of pragmatic theory, and contrasts this framework with detailed descriptions of our everyday practices of language use.

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9780190465179 | Reprint edition (Oxford Univ Pr, April 1, 2016), cover price $21.95 | About this edition: By many measures--commonsensical or statistical--the United States has not been more divided politically or economically in the last hundred years than it is now.

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9781511383981 | Mp3 una edition (Audible Studios on Brilliance audio, April 5, 2016), cover price $9.99 | About this edition: By many measures—commonsensical or statistical—the United States has not been more divided politically or economically in the last hundred years than it is now.

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Product Description: Updated analysis of how the increasing polarization of American politics has been accompanied and accelerated by greater income inequality.The idea of America as politically polarized―that there is an unbridgeable divide between right and left, red and blue states―has become a cliché...read more

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9780262134644 | Mit Pr, June 23, 2006, cover price $8.75 | About this edition: The idea of America as politically polarized--that there is an unbridgeable divide between right and left, red and blue states--has become a cliché.

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9780262528627 | 2 edition (Mit Pr, February 26, 2016), cover price $29.00 | also contains Polarized America: The Dance of Ideology and Unequal Riches | About this edition: Updated analysis of how the increasing polarization of American politics has been accompanied and accelerated by greater income inequality.

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Product Description: Updated analysis of how the increasing polarization of American politics has been accompanied and accelerated by greater income inequality.The idea of America as politically polarized―that there is an unbridgeable divide between right and left, red and blue states―has become a cliché...read more

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9780262528627 | 2 edition (Mit Pr, February 26, 2016), cover price $29.00 | also contains Polarized America: The Dance of Ideology And Unequal Riches | About this edition: Updated analysis of how the increasing polarization of American politics has been accompanied and accelerated by greater income inequality.
9780262633611 | Mit Pr, March 31, 2008, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: The idea of America as politically polarized--that there is an unbridgeable divide between right and left, red and blue states--has become a cliché.

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Product Description: As America’s haves and have-nots drift further apart, rising inequality has undermined one of the nation’s proudest social achievements: the Social Security retirement system. Unprecedented changes in longevity, marriage, and the workplace have made the experience of old age increasingly unequal...read more

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9780674088757 | Harvard Univ Pr, March 8, 2016, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: As America’s haves and have-nots drift further apart, rising inequality has undermined one of the nation’s proudest social achievements: the Social Security retirement system.

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Product Description: A prominent conservative scholar traces the post-1960s divisions between the Right and the Left, taking aim at liberals' victimization of African Americans and their failure to offer a viable way forward for American society The United States today is hopelessly polarized; the political Right and Left have hardened into rigid and deeply antagonistic camps, preventing any sort of progress...read more
By Randall Bain (narrator)

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9781501209741 | Mp3 una edition (Brilliance Audio, February 2, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A prominent conservative scholar traces the post-1960s divisions between the Right and the Left, taking aim at liberals' victimization of African Americans and their failure to offer a viable way forward for American society The United States today is hopelessly polarized; the political Right and Left have hardened into rigid and deeply antagonistic camps, preventing any sort of progress.
9781501209734 | Unabridged edition (Brilliance Audio, February 2, 2016), cover price $14.99 | About this edition: A prominent conservative scholar traces the post-1960s divisions between the Right and the Left, taking aim at liberals' victimization of African Americans and their failure to offer a viable way forward for American society The United States today is hopelessly polarized; the political Right and Left have hardened into rigid and deeply antagonistic camps, preventing any sort of progress.

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Product Description: A growing inequality in income and wealth marks modern capitalism, and it negatively affects nearly every aspect of our lives, especially those of the working class. It is and will continue to be the central issue of politics in almost every nation on earth...read more

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9781138183445 | Routledge, January 29, 2016, cover price $140.00 | About this edition: A growing inequality in income and wealth marks modern capitalism, and it negatively affects nearly every aspect of our lives, especially those of the working class.

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9781138183452 | Routledge, January 28, 2016, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A growing inequality in income and wealth marks modern capitalism, and it negatively affects nearly every aspect of our lives, especially those of the working class.

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Product Description: The metaphor of a “wall of separation” between church and state obscures the substantial connection that exists between the Christian religion and American liberalism. The central thesis of this work challenges the legitimacy of this metaphor as it appears in Supreme Court decisions and in the thought of the philosopher John Rawls...read more

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9780739189160 | Lexington Books, May 15, 2014, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The metaphor of a “wall of separation” between church and state obscures the substantial connection that exists between the Christian religion and American liberalism.

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9780739194560 | Reprint edition (Lexington Books, December 18, 2015), cover price $37.99 | About this edition: The metaphor of a “wall of separation” between church and state obscures the substantial connection that exists between the Christian religion and American liberalism.

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Product Description: Faith-based community organizers have spent decades working for greater equality in American society, and more recently have become significant players in shaping health care, finance, and immigration reform at the highest levels of government...read more

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9780226305974 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 2, 2015, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: Faith-based community organizers have spent decades working for greater equality in American society, and more recently have become significant players in shaping health care, finance, and immigration reform at the highest levels of government.

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9780226306025 | Univ of Chicago Pr, December 1, 2015, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Faith-based community organizers have spent decades working for greater equality in American society, and more recently have become significant players in shaping health care, finance, and immigration reform at the highest levels of government.

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Product Description: If, as many allege, attacking the gap between rich and poor is a form of class warfare, then the struggle against income inequality is the longest running war in American history. To defenders of the status quo, who argue that the accumulation of wealth free of government intervention is an essential feature of the American way, this book offers a forceful answer...read more

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9780700621736 | Univ Pr of Kansas, December 4, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: If, as many allege, attacking the gap between rich and poor is a form of class warfare, then the struggle against income inequality is the longest running war in American history.

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Product Description: Revised, Updated Edition Runaway inequality is now America’s most critical economic fact of life. In 1970, the ratio of pay between the top 100 CEOs and the average worker was 45 to 1. Today it is a shocking 829 to one! During that time a new economic philosophy set in that cut taxes, deregulated finance, and trimmed social spending...read more

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9780692436301, titled "Runaway Inequality: An Activist’s Guide to Economic Justice" | Labor Inst Pr, October 28, 2015, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Revised, Updated Edition Runaway inequality is now America’s most critical economic fact of life.

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Product Description: "Tim Wise is one of the great public moralists in America today. In his bracing new book, Under the Affluence, he brilliantly engages the roots and ramifications of radical inequality in our nation, carefully detailing the heartless war against the poor and the swooning addiction to the rich that exposes the moral sickness at the heart of our culture...read more

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9780872866935 | City Lights Books, October 13, 2015, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: "Tim Wise is one of the great public moralists in America today.

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Product Description: The American Myth of Markets in Social Policy examines how implementing American tropes in policy design inadvertently frustrates policy goals. The book investigates multiple market-oriented designs including funding for private organizations to deliver public services, funding for individuals to buy services, and policies incentivizing or mandating private actors to provide social policy...read more

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9781137436290 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 10, 2015, cover price $105.00 | About this edition: The American Myth of Markets in Social Policy examines how implementing American tropes in policy design inadvertently frustrates policy goals.

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