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The Resource Please stop helping us : how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed, Jason L. Riley

Please stop helping us : how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed, Jason L. Riley

Label
Please stop helping us : how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed
Title
Please stop helping us
Title remainder
how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed
Statement of responsibility
Jason L. Riley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author believes that "many efforts by liberals to help the black underclass not only fail but often harm the intended beneficiaries. The intentions behind welfare programs may be noble, but in practice they have slowed the self-development that was necessary for other groups to advance. Minimum-wage laws may lift earnings for people who are already employed, but they also have a long history of pricing blacks out of the labor force. Affirmative action in higher education was intended to address past discrimination, but the result is fewer black college graduates ... than would have existed in the absence racial preferences"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Riley, Jason
Dewey number
305.896/073
Index
index present
LC call number
E185.86
LC item number
.R55 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
  • Liberalism
  • Social mobility
  • United States
Label
Please stop helping us : how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed, Jason L. Riley
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103220654
  • 31223103220548
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [177]-192) 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
Black man in the White House -- Culture matters -- The enemy within -- Mandating unemployment -- Educational freedom -- Affirmative discrimination
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781594037252
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013046338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 858358749
  • (OCoLC)858358749
Label
Please stop helping us : how liberals make it harder for Blacks to succeed, Jason L. Riley
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223103220654
  • 31223103220548
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [177]-192) 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
Black man in the White House -- Culture matters -- The enemy within -- Mandating unemployment -- Educational freedom -- Affirmative discrimination
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
205 pages
Isbn
9781594037252
Isbn Type
(hardback : acid-free paper)
Lccn
2013046338
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 858358749
  • (OCoLC)858358749

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