The Resource The revolt of the elites and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch, (electronic resource)

The revolt of the elites and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch, (electronic resource)

Label
The revolt of the elites and the betrayal of democracy
Title
The revolt of the elites and the betrayal of democracy
Statement of responsibility
Christopher Lasch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this challenging work, Christopher Lasch makes an accessible critique of what is wrong with the values and beliefs of America's professional and managerial elites. The distinguished historian argues that democracy today is threatened not by the masses, as Jose Ortega y Gasset (The Revolt of the Masses) had said, but by the elites. These elites-mobile and increasingly global in outlook-refuse to accept limits or ties to nation and place. As they isolate themselves in their networks and enclaves, they abandon the middle class, divide the nation, and betray the idea of a democracy for all America's citizens. This is Lasch's clarion call for a return to the virtues of community, responsibility, and religion
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lasch, Christopher
Dewey number
  • 321.801
  • 305.5520973
  • 306 .0973
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
other
PerformerNote
Read by David de Vries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • De Vries, David
  • hoopla digital
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democracy
  • Elite (Social sciences)
  • Polarization (Social sciences)
  • Polarization (Social sciences)
  • Populism
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The revolt of the elites and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11927410
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Publication
Distribution
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unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
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not applicable
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unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11927410
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 32 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
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not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
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Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11927410
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11927410
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
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not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The revolt of the elites and the betrayal of democracy, Christopher Lasch, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11927410
Publication
Distribution
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11927410
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 32 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11927410
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11927410
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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