Better Together

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781439106884
Size: 29.15 MB
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As the stories in Better Together demonstrate, bringing people together by building on personal relationships remains one of the most effective strategies to enhance America's social health.

Better Together

Author: Yvonne Morrison
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781869419332
Size: 70.72 MB
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This book was produced following a request from Plunket, who felt they should celebrate their centenary with something for children as well as more serious works for adults.

Bowling Alone

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 0743203046
Size: 80.24 MB
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Shows how changes in work, family structure, women's roles, and other factors have caused people to become increasingly disconnected from family, friends, neighbors, and democratic structures--and how they may reconnect.

Our Kids

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476769907
Size: 29.63 MB
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"The bestselling author of Bowling Alone offers [an] ... examination of the American Dream in crisis--how and why opportunities for upward mobility are diminishing, jeopardizing the prospects of an ever larger segment of Americans"--

Hanging Together

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 9780674372252
Size: 53.78 MB
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Examines the annual economic summits held by the U.S., Japan, Germany, France, Britain, Italy, and Canada and looks at how nations balance national interests and international economic interdependence

American Grace

Author: Robert D. Putnam
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416566732
Size: 39.48 MB
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Draws on three national surveys on religion, as well as research conducted by congregations across the United States, to examine the profound impact it has had on American life and how religious attitudes have changed in recent decades.

Social Capital

Author: David Halpern
Publisher: Polity
ISBN: 0745625479
Size: 39.84 MB
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This work presents an introduction to the concept of social capital - a term which refers to the social networks, informal structures and norms that facilitate individual and collective action.

Community

Author: Peter Block
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant.com
ISBN: 1442964847
Size: 23.10 MB
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Robert. D. In their words: “In Bowling Alone, Putnam shows how we have
become increasingly disconnected from family, friends, neighbors, and our
democratic ... Better Together: Restoring the American Community, with Lewis M.
Feldstein.