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The Resource California comeback : how "failed state" became a model for the nation, Narda Zacchino

California comeback : how "failed state" became a model for the nation, Narda Zacchino

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California comeback : how "failed state" became a model for the nation
Title
California comeback
Title remainder
how "failed state" became a model for the nation
Statement of responsibility
Narda Zacchino
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In recent years, California has begun, sometimes boldly, sometimes tentatively, a reinvestigation of the idea that government may not be a dirty word. From raising taxes on those with annual incomes over $250,000, to shifting money toward the schools of poor children, from seeking environmental alliances with other countries to limit global warming, to the rejection of military solutions to the problems posed by illegal immigration, California has been a laboratory of innovation. These are clear, if not always consistent, indications that Californians are not content to pursue the "race to the bottom" right-wing philosophy that has gone mostly unchallenged since the fall of the Communism. That model of endorsing privatization, deregulation, and reductions in government spending, eschewing subsidies, minimal government interference in business, and a tax system that disproportionately favors the wealthy, is exemplified by Rick Perry's vision for Texas and rejected by the pragmatic liberal Jerry Brown. This liberal mindset, forged in the crucible of the tumultuous last half century, is California's true contribution to not only the county, but the world"--
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Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
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DLC
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Zacchino, Narda
Dewey number
979.4/053
Index
no index present
LC call number
F866.2
LC item number
.Z33 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • California
  • Political planning
  • HISTORY
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
Label
California comeback : how "failed state" became a model for the nation, Narda Zacchino
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/357/9780312649357/image/lgcover.9780312649357.jpg
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Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1671804
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780312649357
Lccn
2016002477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1671804
  • (Sirsi) 1671804
  • (OCoLC)936205550
Label
California comeback : how "failed state" became a model for the nation, Narda Zacchino
Link
http://www.netread.com/jcusers2/bk1388/357/9780312649357/image/lgcover.9780312649357.jpg
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1671804
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9780312649357
Lccn
2016002477
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1671804
  • (Sirsi) 1671804
  • (OCoLC)936205550

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