Uniting America : restoring the vital center to American democracy

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  • Creator edited by Norton Garfinkle and Daniel Yankelovich
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication New Haven : Yale University Press, [2005] ©2005
  • Physical Details
    • viii, 287 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • ISBNs 9780300108569, 0300108567
  • OCLC ocm60188228

Notes

  • Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

  • Introduction -- Overcoming polarization / Daniel Yankelovich -- Nurturing economic growth and the values of American democracy / Norton Garfinkle -- Social security and medicare reform for the twenty-first century / Will Marshall -- The ethics of America's health care debate / Tsung-Mei Cheng and Uwe E. Reinhardt -- Religion as unifier and divider / Alan Wolfe -- Diversity, community, and government / Peter H. Schuck -- Immigration and social disorder / Peter Skerry -- Fighting the War on Terrorism / Francis Fukuyama -- Constitutional responsibility in the war on terrorism / Michael Vatis -- Character education and the challenge of raising a moral generation / Chester E. Finn, Jr -- Citizenship, civic unity, and national service / William A. Galston -- The fair society / Amitai Etzioni -- Toward a sustainable environmentalism / Mark Sagoff -- Is reform of America's electoral system possible? / Thomas E. Mann
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