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The Resource No, they can't : why government fails--but individuals succeed, John Stossel

No, they can't : why government fails--but individuals succeed, John Stossel

Label
No, they can't : why government fails--but individuals succeed
Title
No, they can't
Title remainder
why government fails--but individuals succeed
Statement of responsibility
John Stossel
Title variation
No, they cannot
Title variation remainder
why government fails--but individuals succeed
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Challenges the belief that government action is the best way to solve a problem, examining such topics as government's inappropriate role in health care, the ineffectiveness of food bans, and the failures of government- and union-run educational systems
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10107530
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stossel, John
Dewey number
320.60973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
HN59.2
LC item number
.S765 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Free enterprise
  • Social control
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
why government fails--but individuals succeed
Label
No, they can't : why government fails--but individuals succeed, John Stossel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-321)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Fixing" the economy -- Making life fair -- Keeping business honest -- Improving life for workers -- Fixing health care -- The assault on food -- Creating a risk-free world -- Making sure no one gets offended -- Educating children -- The war on drugs : because alcohol prohibition worked so well -- Wars to end war -- Keeping nature exactly as is-- forever -- Budget insanity -- Conclusion : there ought not to be a law
Control code
20596142
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Threshold Editions hardcover ed.
Extent
v, 324 pages
Isbn
9781451640946
Lccn
2011047605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC) 2011047605
Label
No, they can't : why government fails--but individuals succeed, John Stossel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-321)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
"Fixing" the economy -- Making life fair -- Keeping business honest -- Improving life for workers -- Fixing health care -- The assault on food -- Creating a risk-free world -- Making sure no one gets offended -- Educating children -- The war on drugs : because alcohol prohibition worked so well -- Wars to end war -- Keeping nature exactly as is-- forever -- Budget insanity -- Conclusion : there ought not to be a law
Control code
20596142
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st Threshold Editions hardcover ed.
Extent
v, 324 pages
Isbn
9781451640946
Lccn
2011047605
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(DLC) 2011047605

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