|LC Classifications||PR9199.3.B764 D43 2009|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||105 p. :|
|Number of Pages||105|
|LC Control Number||2009529421|
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The share of men reading for pleasure on any given day fell from 25 percent in to 15 percent in , a drop of nearly 40 percent. The decline among women was a more modest 29 percent, from 31 percent in to 22 percent in The survey data shows declines . His book is called “War on the Middle Class: How the Government, Big Business, and Special Interest Groups Are Waging War on the American Dream and How to Fight Back” (Viking Penguin, ). The long, steady decline of literary reading The percentage of American adults who read literature — any novels, short stories, poetry or plays — fell to at least a three-decade low last year. Most importantly, the percentage of young folks reading for pleasure stopped declining. Last year, the NEA found that 52 percent of year-olds had read a book .
It was developed from his essay entitled " Bowling Alone: America's Declining Social Capital ". Putnam surveys the decline of social capital in the United States since He has described the reduction in all the forms of in-person social intercourse upon which Americans used to found, educate, and enrich the fabric of their social : Robert D. Putnam. I n or around , America's character changed. For almost half a century, the United States had been a relatively egalitarian, secure, middle-class democracy, with structures in place that. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. That is, the United States has been in a sharp and grave decline from its world leadership role for the better part of 50 to years. In The Decline of America, Schein offers an in-depth evaluation of every American president for the last years and gives them each a grade, most of which are barely passing. In doing so, he uncovers Brand: Post Hill Press.