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The unaffordable nation : searching for a decent life in America, Jeffrey D. Jones

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The unaffordable nation : searching for a decent life in America
Title
The unaffordable nation
Title remainder
searching for a decent life in America
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey D. Jones
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Jones, Jeffrey Douglas
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Cost and standard of living
  • Public welfare
  • United States
Label
The unaffordable nation : searching for a decent life in America, Jeffrey D. Jones
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-192) and index
Contents
Introduction : Leibniz in economics -- The unaffordable nation -- Introduction : Products, persons, and unaffordability -- Of lawsuits and lotteries -- Traditionalism and the rise of the credit welfare system -- An examination of a noble sentiment -- The billionaire and the destitute man : unaffordability as a political problem -- Poor choice, poor justice, poor luck -- Introduction : Labor obligations and excuses -- Poor choice : the American hatred of paupers -- Poor justice : injustice and the golden rule -- Poor luck : the inequity of disability and other struggles -- The covenant on affordability -- Introduction : Labor-based entitlements -- The covenant on affordability -- Some applications : corporations, immigration, and trade -- Conclusion : Labor as an American institution
Control code
ocm80180162
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
207 p.
Isbn
9781591025153
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007001564
System control number
(OCoLC)80180162
Label
The unaffordable nation : searching for a decent life in America, Jeffrey D. Jones
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 189-192) and index
Contents
Introduction : Leibniz in economics -- The unaffordable nation -- Introduction : Products, persons, and unaffordability -- Of lawsuits and lotteries -- Traditionalism and the rise of the credit welfare system -- An examination of a noble sentiment -- The billionaire and the destitute man : unaffordability as a political problem -- Poor choice, poor justice, poor luck -- Introduction : Labor obligations and excuses -- Poor choice : the American hatred of paupers -- Poor justice : injustice and the golden rule -- Poor luck : the inequity of disability and other struggles -- The covenant on affordability -- Introduction : Labor-based entitlements -- The covenant on affordability -- Some applications : corporations, immigration, and trade -- Conclusion : Labor as an American institution
Control code
ocm80180162
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
207 p.
Isbn
9781591025153
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2007001564
System control number
(OCoLC)80180162

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