Losing Ground: American Social Policy, 1950-1980, 10th Anniversary Edition Anniversary Edition

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ISBN-10: 0465042333
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From Publishers Weekly

Murray, coauthor of The Bell Curve, argued that the social programs of the '60s and the '70s worsened the plight of the poor and minorities. This 10th anniversary issue includes a new introduction by the author.
Copyright 1994 Reed Business Information, Inc.

About the Author

Charles Murray is a Bradley Fellow at the American Enterprise Institute. He is also the author of The Bell Curve.

Product details

  • Publisher : Basic Books; Anniversary edition (January 1, 1994)
  • Language : English
  • Paperback : 346 pages
  • ISBN-10 : 0465042333
  • ISBN-13 : 978-0465042333
  • Lexile measure : 1300L
  • Item Weight : 1.03 pounds
  • Dimensions : 6 x 0.78 x 9 inches
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