Our Kids

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476769907
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"The bestselling author of Bowling Alone offers [an] ... examination of the American Dream in crisis--how and why opportunities for upward mobility are diminishing, jeopardizing the prospects of an ever larger segment of Americans"--

Soci T Civile En D Clin

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Centre canadien de gestion
ISBN: 9780662625667
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This document looks at the decline of civil society.

Hanging Together

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674372252
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Examines the annual economic summits held by the U.S., Japan, Germany, France, Britain, Italy, and Canada and looks at how nations balance national interests and international economic interdependence

Seeking The American Dream

Author: Robert C. Hauhart
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137540257
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It seems that chasing the American Dream requires social theorists to forego
analysis and offer us back the illusory dream itself when the American Dream's
questionable credibility is at stake. The most recent analysis of the American
Dream on offer is in Robert Putnam's Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis.
Putnam begins by harkening back to his hometown experience in the 1950s—
Port Clinton, Ohio—which he characterizes as “a passable embodiment of the
American Dream, ...

All Our Children

Author: Lallie B. Lloyd
Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 0819233471
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The immediate effect of this crisis is young people, too often black males, stunted
by their lack of opportunity and alienated from the dominant culture. This is in part
because of the dominant culture's passivity in the face of crisis and its failure to
take responsibility for its complicity and greed in keeping the public benefit of the
nation's wealth disproportionately to themselves. The social ... Robert D. Putnam,
Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis (New York: Simon & Schuster, 2015). 2.


Author: Elif Shafak
ISBN: 9786051114699
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Story follows the lives of a group of twenty-something friends. An exploration of love, friendship, culture, nationality, exile and belonging.