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United we serve : national service and the future of citizenship

Author: E J Dionne, Jr.; Kayla Meltzer Drogosz; Robert E Litan
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: E J Dionne, Jr.; Kayla Meltzer Drogosz; Robert E Litan
ISBN: 0815718667 9780815718666 0815718659 9780815718659
OCLC Number: 52001928
Description: xxiii, 327 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: United we serve? The promise of national service / E.J. Dionne Jr. and Kayla Meltzer Drogosz --
Bowling together / Robert D. Putnam --
Will September 11 revitalize civic democracy? / Theda Skocpol --
Patriotism-lite meets the citizen-soldier / Charles Moskos --
The politics of service / Harris Wofford --
Service and the Bush Administration's civic agenda / John M. Bridgeland, Stephen Goldsmith, and Leslie Lenkowsky --
Patriotism means reaching beyond our self interest / John McCain --
The duties of democracy / William J. Clinton --
Thinking bigger about citizenship / Will Marshall and Marc Magee. Solving problems through service : labor and national service / Andrew L. Stern --
Doing well and doing good : the business community and national service / Jeff Swartz --
Flying colors : Americans after September 11 / David Winston --
A new greatest generation? / Peter D. Hart and Mario A. Brossard --
The obligations of September 11, 2001 : the case for universal service / Robert E. Litan --
A bad idea whose time has passed : the case against universal service / Bruce Chapman --
Comment : the case for universal service- again : a reply to Bruce Chapman / Robert E. Litan --
A solution in search of a problem / Michael Lind --
In power, but not in peril / Mark Shields --
Bring back the draft / Charles B. Rangel --
Dodgy drafters / Caspar W. Weinberger --
Degraded into a trade / John Lehman --
Military service and the middle class : a letter to my sons / Stephen Hess. The American military and the idea of service / Louis Caldera --
Empowering communities : the gift of the civil rights movement / Charles Cobb Jr. --
Is the era of recreational government bashing over? / Alice M. Rivlin --
Service in the pursuit of social justice / Daniel Blumenthal --
Profits through principles / Robert D. Haas --
A new citizenship for a new century / Alan Khazei --
First vote / Jane Eisner --
Can civic knowledge motivate the next generation? / William Galston --
Comment: Learning service at ground zero / Mason Anderson and Kayla Meltzer Drogosz --
Service and the state : should we politicize social bonds? / Tod Lindberg --
Civic innovation and public policy for democracy / Carmen Sirianni --
The volunteering decision : what prompts it? What sustains it? / Paul C. Light --
Civil society, religion, and the formation of citizens / Jean Bethke Elshtain --
The impact of religious involvement on civic life / Robert Wuthnow --
Challenging America's faithful / Steven Waldman --
Citizenship without politics? : a critique of pure service / Kayla Meltzer Drogosz --
Public work and the dignity of politics / Harry C. Boyte --
How people learn to be civic / Michael Schudson.
Responsibility: E.J. Dionne, Jr., Kayla Meltzer Drogosz, and Robert E. Litan, editors.
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Public rhetoric in the United States has always laid heavy stress on the obligations of citizenship. Bill Clinton praised the idea of service, and so does George W.  Read more...

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"...this compilation of essays reflects the notion that whatever the role of national service may be, altruism is not just nice; it's necessary for our survival." --Kellie Lunney, GovExec.com, Read more...

 
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