The Resource Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray

Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray

Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010
Title
Coming apart
Title remainder
the state of white America, 1960-2010
Statement of responsibility
Charles Murray
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A critique of the white American class structure argues that the paths of social mobility that once advanced the nation are now serving to further isolate an elite upper class while enforcing a growing and resentful white underclass
Summary
A critique of the white American class structure argues that the paths of social mobility that once advanced the nation are now serving to further isolate an elite upper class while enforcing a growing and resentful white underclass
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10046115
Cataloging source
SO$
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murray, Charles A
Dewey number
305.8/00973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • charts
Index
index present
LC call number
E184.A1
LC item number
M895 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whites
  • Whites
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Social classes
  • Social mobility
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the state of white America, 1960-2010
Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=621078
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 358-398) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
November 21, 1963 -- The formation of a new upper class. Our kind of people ; The foundations of the new upper class ; A new kind of segregation ; How thick is your bubble? ; The bright side of the new upper class -- The formation of a new lower class. The founding virtues ; Belmont and Fishtown ; Marriage ; Industriousness ; Honesty ; Religiosity ; The real Fishtown ; The size of the new lower class -- Why it matters. The selective collapse of American community ; The founding virtues and the stuff of life ; One nation, divisible ; Alternative futures
Control code
ocn776708438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 407 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307453440
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, charts.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3243D25D-3653-479A-984A-13415FFA9366
System control number
(OCoLC)776708438
Label
Coming apart : the state of white America, 1960-2010, Charles Murray
Link
http://link.overdrive.com/?websiteID=285&titleID=621078
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 358-398) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
November 21, 1963 -- The formation of a new upper class. Our kind of people ; The foundations of the new upper class ; A new kind of segregation ; How thick is your bubble? ; The bright side of the new upper class -- The formation of a new lower class. The founding virtues ; Belmont and Fishtown ; Marriage ; Industriousness ; Honesty ; Religiosity ; The real Fishtown ; The size of the new lower class -- Why it matters. The selective collapse of American community ; The founding virtues and the stuff of life ; One nation, divisible ; Alternative futures
Control code
ocn776708438
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 407 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307453440
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, charts.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3243D25D-3653-479A-984A-13415FFA9366
System control number
(OCoLC)776708438

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