Distrust, American style : diversity and the crisis of public confidence (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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Distrust, American style : diversity and the crisis of public confidence

Author: Sheila Suess Kennedy
Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Political scientists have accumulated a significant amount of data suggesting Americans have become less trusting of each other, and that as our population's diversity increases, our trust in our  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila Suess Kennedy
ISBN: 9781591027089 159102708X
OCLC Number: 495254779
Description: 1 vol. (251 p.) ; 23 cm.
Contents: "Trust me," said the spider --
Pluralism and the paradigm problem --
Distrust, American style --
Government : our institutional infrastructure --
Betrayal of trust --
The trust gap : who trusts, who "turtles," and why? --
Being all we can be : three modest proposals
Responsibility: Sheila Suess Kennedy.

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