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The Resource Are there two Americas?, Caleb Bissinger, book editor

Are there two Americas?, Caleb Bissinger, book editor

Label
Are there two Americas?
Title
Are there two Americas?
Statement of responsibility
Caleb Bissinger, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The haves and the have-nots, "coastal elites" versus "real America," big cities or fly-over country, people play fast and loose with the terms, but who falls into these groups and are they really so different? Media and politicians alike constantly push the narrative of "us" versus " them," instead of one nation indivisible. But are they correct to do so or woefully misguided? This insightful anthology unpacks the concept of a divided nation and looks at the conflicts that come from economic disparity, geography, social status, and more
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Intended audience
Grade 9 to 12
LC call number
JA75.7
LC item number
.A74 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Bissinger, Caleb
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political culture
  • Culture conflict
  • United States
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Are there two Americas?, Caleb Bissinger, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 176-178) 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
Introduction -- Did historical fractures sow the seeds for a divide in contemporary America? -- Does popular culture have the power to unite the country? -- Do national tragedies bring the country together? -- Did the 2016 presidential election divide America beyond repair? -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
1004720234
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781534502338
Lccn
2017040959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour maps
Label
Are there two Americas?, Caleb Bissinger, book editor
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 176-178) 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
Introduction -- Did historical fractures sow the seeds for a divide in contemporary America? -- Does popular culture have the power to unite the country? -- Do national tragedies bring the country together? -- Did the 2016 presidential election divide America beyond repair? -- Organizations to contact -- Bibliography -- Index
Control code
1004720234
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
184 pages
Isbn
9781534502338
Lccn
2017040959
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
colour illustrations, colour maps

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