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The Resource Renewing the American dream : a citizen's guide for restoring our competitive advantage, Frank Islam, George Muñoz, Ed Crego

Renewing the American dream : a citizen's guide for restoring our competitive advantage, Frank Islam, George Muñoz, Ed Crego

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Renewing the American dream : a citizen's guide for restoring our competitive advantage
Title
Renewing the American dream
Title remainder
a citizen's guide for restoring our competitive advantage
Statement of responsibility
Frank Islam, George Muñoz, Ed Crego
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Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "The first decade of this century was one of significant decline for the United States/ America became a debtor nations. This current decade will be a decisive one. The decisions made and the actions taken in it will determine the future of America and the American Dream. Concerned citizens understand this is a pivotal period and want to get involved in chaping America's future. They have lost trust, however, in their leaders, institutions and the "governing elite." They are searching for a resource to help them think about and respond to this situation...This book takes a hard look a where we are right now and what needs to be done about it. It provides a comprehensive analysis of the American condition using a three part Renewal Framework (The American Dream Construct, The American Dream Platform, and the American Dream Process) created by the authors. The book advances a citizen centered agenda for change and restoring America's competitive advantage It presents detailed recommendations for renewing the dream and outlines actions that leaders, organization, and individuals, can take to participate in the renewal process." --Jacket
  • "The first decade of this century was one of significant decline for the United States/ America became a debtor nations. This current decade will be a decisive one. The decisions made and the actions taken in it will determine the future of America and the American Dream. Concerned citizens understand this is a pivotal period and want to get involved in chaping America's future. They have lost trust, however, in their leaders, institutions and the "governing elite." They are searching for a resource to help them think about and respond to this situation...This book takes a hard look a where we are right now and what needs to be done about it. It provides a comprehensive analysis of the American condition using a three part Renewal Framework (The American Dream Construct, The American Dream Platform, and the American Dream Process) created by the authors. The book advances a citizen centered agenda for change and restoring America's competitive advantage It presents detailed recommendations for renewing the dream and outlines actions that leaders, organization, and individuals, can take to participate in the renewal process." --Jacket
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BTCTA
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Islam, Frank
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Muñoz, George
  • Crego, Edwin T
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  • United States
  • United States
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Label
Renewing the American dream : a citizen's guide for restoring our competitive advantage, Frank Islam, George Muñoz, Ed Crego
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A citizen's call to arms -- Preface: the dream at risk -- Competitive advantage for the twenty-first century -- Assessing the dream. Reflections on the dream -- The renewal framework -- Reviving the dream. Jobs matter -- The middle class matters -- Small business and entrepreneurs matter -- The media matters -- The world matters -- Working on the dream. Government is not the problem -- Business is not the answer -- Citizens all -- Bowling together -- The renewal model -- Implementing the renewal process -- Epilogue: the dream renewed -- Appendix: renewal recommendations
Control code
607980693
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780615349770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)607980693
Label
Renewing the American dream : a citizen's guide for restoring our competitive advantage, Frank Islam, George Muñoz, Ed Crego
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [311]-335) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A citizen's call to arms -- Preface: the dream at risk -- Competitive advantage for the twenty-first century -- Assessing the dream. Reflections on the dream -- The renewal framework -- Reviving the dream. Jobs matter -- The middle class matters -- Small business and entrepreneurs matter -- The media matters -- The world matters -- Working on the dream. Government is not the problem -- Business is not the answer -- Citizens all -- Bowling together -- The renewal model -- Implementing the renewal process -- Epilogue: the dream renewed -- Appendix: renewal recommendations
Control code
607980693
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xviii, 350 pages
Isbn
9780615349770
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)607980693

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