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Creating an opportunity society, Ron Haskins and Isabel Sawhill

Label
Creating an opportunity society
Title
Creating an opportunity society
Statement of responsibility
Ron Haskins and Isabel Sawhill
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Presents facts and factors that contribute to economic opportunity, looking at how poor, middle class, and rich have fared in recent decades. Proposes a cost-effective agenda for increasing opportunity, consistent with American values, and focuses on improving lives of the young and disadvantaged, emphasizing individual responsibility as indispensable for success"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Haskins, Ron
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Sawhill, Isabel V
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Social mobility
  • Social classes
  • United States
  • United States
Label
Creating an opportunity society, Ron Haskins and Isabel Sawhill
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Our vision -- Public values and attitudes -- The changing fortunes of the rich, the poor, and the middle class -- Opportunity in the United States -- Why family background matters -- Perspectives on poverty -- Middle-class complaints -- Expanding educational opportunity -- Supporting and encouraging work -- Strengthening families -- Paying the bills
Control code
FIEb16152487
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 347 pages
Isbn
9780815703228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)368046263
Label
Creating an opportunity society, Ron Haskins and Isabel Sawhill
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Our vision -- Public values and attitudes -- The changing fortunes of the rich, the poor, and the middle class -- Opportunity in the United States -- Why family background matters -- Perspectives on poverty -- Middle-class complaints -- Expanding educational opportunity -- Supporting and encouraging work -- Strengthening families -- Paying the bills
Control code
FIEb16152487
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 347 pages
Isbn
9780815703228
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)368046263

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