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The vanishing American adult : our coming-of-age crisis--and how to rebuild a culture of self-reliance / Ben Sasse.

Sasse, Benjamin E., (author.).

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  • 30 of 40 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Andrews-Dallas PL - Andrews SOCIALSCI CULTURE (Text) 73351000051847 Adult Nonfiction Checked out 11/25/2017
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781250114402
  • ISBN: 1250114403
  • Physical Description: 306 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [277]-295) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Part I: Our passivity problem-Stranded in Neverland -- From little citizens to baby Einsteins -- More schools isn't enough -- Part II: An active program-Flee age segregation -- Embrace work pain -- Consume less -- Travel to see -- Build a bookshelf -- Make America an idea again -- Postscript: Why this wasn't a policy book -- Afterword: If Teddy Roosevelt spoke to a high school graduating class.
Summary, etc.: Citing how over-protected youth are ill-equipped to handle the demands of the real world, a guide to raising self-reliant young adults explains how to revive core formative experiences to create responsible, active, and engaged citizens.
Subject: Adulthood > United States.
Young adults > United States.
Self-reliance > United States.
Parenting > United States.
Conflict of generations > United States.
FAMILY & RELATIONSHIPS / Life Stages / Teenagers.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / Marriage & Family.

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