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Who really cares? : the surprising truth about compassionate conservatism : America's charity divide--who gives, who doesn't, and why it matters

Author: Arthur C Brooks
Publisher: New York : BasicBooks, 2007.
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Presents an analysis of the the charitable contributions of various groups in society, based on income, education, race, religion, and politics and argues that charitable giving strengthens the nation as a whole, improving financial health and enhancing quality of life.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Brooks, Arthur C., 1964-
Who really cares?.
New York : BasicBooks, 2007
(DLC) 2006022485
(OCoLC)70292045
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Arthur C Brooks
ISBN: 9780465003655 0465003656
OCLC Number: 726829443
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 250 pages) : maps
Contents: Introduction: Charity and selfishness in America --
Is compassionate conservatism an oxymoron? --
Faith and charity --
Other people's money --
Income, welfare, and charity --
Charity begins at home --
Continental drift --
Charity makes you healthy, happy, and rich --
The way forward --
Appendix: The data on charity and selfishness.
Responsibility: Arthur C. Brooks ; foreword by James Q. Wilson.

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"Lucidly written, carefully distilled and persuasively cogent." Wall Street Journal"

 
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