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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
Creator
Subject
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
Cataloging source
DLC
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Stossel, John
Dewey number
320.60973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • United States
  • United States
  • Free enterprise
  • Social control
Label
No, they can't : why government fails--but individuals succeed, John Stossel
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-321)
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
BK0010037679
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Threshold Editions hardcover ed.
Extent
v, 324 p.
Isbn
9781451640946
Lccn
2011047605
Other physical details
ill.
Label
No, they can't : why government fails--but individuals succeed, John Stossel
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 307-321)
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
BK0010037679
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st Threshold Editions hardcover ed.
Extent
v, 324 p.
Isbn
9781451640946
Lccn
2011047605
Other physical details
ill.
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