Losing Ground
American Social Policy, 1950-1980

  • Title:

    Losing Ground
  • Paperback ISBN:

    0465042333
  • Paperback Dimensions:

    9.22'' x 6.13''
  • 352 Paperback pages
  • Hardcover ISBN:

    0465042317

This outspoken and explosive book argues that the ambitious social programs of the Great Society to help the poor and disadvantaged not only did not accomplish what they set out to do but often made things worse.

Charles Murray, a social scientist and writer, is a Bradley Fellow at AEI.

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