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The Resource That used to be us : how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back, Thomas L Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum

That used to be us : how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back, Thomas L Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum

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That used to be us : how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back
Title
That used to be us
Title remainder
how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back
Statement of responsibility
Thomas L Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Makes recommendations for meeting four major challenges currently facing the United States, including globalization, the information technology revolution, chronic deficits, and unbalanced energy consumption
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Writing style
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10009927
Cataloging source
DLC
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Friedman, Thomas L
Dewey number
973.932
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Mandelbaum, Michael
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True
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  • Creative ability
  • Education and state
  • Information technology
Target audience
adult
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how America fell behind in the world we invented and how we can come back
Label
That used to be us : how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back, Thomas L Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
If you see something, say something -- Ignoring our problems -- Ignoring our history -- Up in the air -- Help wanted -- Homework x 2 = the American dream -- Average is over -- This is our due -- The war on math (and the future) -- The war on physics and on other good things -- The terrible twos -- The war between the parties -- Show me the money -- Devaluation -- They just didn't get the word -- Shock therapy -- Rediscovering America
Control code
ocn706020974
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780374288907
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011020814
System control number
(OCoLC)706020974
Label
That used to be us : how America fell behind in the world it invented and how we can come back, Thomas L Friedman and Michael Mandelbaum
Publication
Note
Includes index
Contents
If you see something, say something -- Ignoring our problems -- Ignoring our history -- Up in the air -- Help wanted -- Homework x 2 = the American dream -- Average is over -- This is our due -- The war on math (and the future) -- The war on physics and on other good things -- The terrible twos -- The war between the parties -- Show me the money -- Devaluation -- They just didn't get the word -- Shock therapy -- Rediscovering America
Control code
ocn706020974
Dimensions
cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p.
Isbn
9780374288907
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011020814
System control number
(OCoLC)706020974

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