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We may be going into a cycle of 'intellectual recession' , hastened by lack of integrity in both political and social leaders. Read morePublished 4 months ago by tspia
Jane Jacobs always earns five stars. Interesting subject she picked for this book.Published 7 months ago by Henry Pfeifer
Not her best book by far, but still it contains a few nuggets that made it worth the read.Published 9 months ago by Fr. Tim Moyle
this is a very well written and researched book. i believe ms jacobs would be horrified at todays conditions in which one man one vote and where of the people, by the people etc... Read morePublished 10 months ago by Amazon Customer
it is a well written book. I especially liked it because coincidentally
I live in Toronto and a good portion of the book has something
to do with it. Read more
The author warns of potential disintegration of US society due to assault from within. She noticed that 5 important underpinnings of the society had been perverted, namely the... Read morePublished on March 25, 2013 by Allegrippus
Jane Jacob's insight regarding fundamental shifts in social forces in the United States over the last sixty years is nothing short of incredible. Read morePublished on May 22, 2012 by James W. Singleton