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California : America's high-stakes experiment

Author: Peter Schrag
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Shows that California's ability to forge its culturally and ethnically diverse population into a successful democracy will be of crucial importance not only to America, but to the world. This book analyzes a variety of possible state and federal policy alternatives to restore accountable government.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Schrag, Peter.
California.
Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2006
(DLC) 2005023952
(OCoLC)61362719
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Schrag
ISBN: 142375266X 9781423752660 9780520931824 0520931823 1598759205 9781598759204 9780520244368 0520244362 1282357670 9781282357679
OCLC Number: 63813865
Description: 1 online resource (1 volume)
Contents: The new California --
Dysfunction, disinvestment, disenchantment --
Action hero --
Hybrid democracy --
Fragile experiment.
Responsibility: Peter Schrag.
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Offers an account of California's struggle to recapture the American dream. This book shows that California's ability to forge its culturally and ethnically diverse population into a successful  Read more...

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