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The Resource The war on normal people : the truth about America's disappearing jobs and why universal basic income is our future, Andrew Yang

The war on normal people : the truth about America's disappearing jobs and why universal basic income is our future, Andrew Yang

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The war on normal people : the truth about America's disappearing jobs and why universal basic income is our future
Title
The war on normal people
Title remainder
the truth about America's disappearing jobs and why universal basic income is our future
Statement of responsibility
Andrew Yang
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From entrepreneur Andrew Yang, the founder of Venture for America, an eye-opening look at how new technologies are erasing millions of jobs before our eyes-and a rallying cry for the urgent steps America must take, including Universal Basic Income, to stabilize our economy
Cataloging source
FEM
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1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yang, Andrew
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Basic income
  • Poverty
  • Automation
  • Automation
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Labor & Industrial Relations
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Political Economy
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Economic Policy
Label
The war on normal people : the truth about America's disappearing jobs and why universal basic income is our future, Andrew Yang
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-275) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the great displacement -- Part one: What's happening to jobs -- My journey -- How we got here -- Who is normal in America -- What we do for a living -- Factory workers and truck drivers -- White-collar jobs will disappear, too -- On humanity and work -- The usual objections -- Part two: What's happening to us -- Life in the bubble -- Mindsets of scarcity and abundance -- Geography is destiny -- Men, women, and children -- The permanent shadow class: what displacement looks like -- Video games and the (male) meaning of life -- The shape we're in/Disintegration -- Part three: Solutions and human capitalism -- The freedom dividend -- Universal Basic Income in the real world -- Time as the new money -- Human capitalism -- The strong state and the new citizenship -- Health care in a world without jobs -- Building people -- Conclusion: Masters or servants
Control code
1029605633
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 284 pages
Isbn
9780316414241
Lccn
2017918606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029605633
Label
The war on normal people : the truth about America's disappearing jobs and why universal basic income is our future, Andrew Yang
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-275) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the great displacement -- Part one: What's happening to jobs -- My journey -- How we got here -- Who is normal in America -- What we do for a living -- Factory workers and truck drivers -- White-collar jobs will disappear, too -- On humanity and work -- The usual objections -- Part two: What's happening to us -- Life in the bubble -- Mindsets of scarcity and abundance -- Geography is destiny -- Men, women, and children -- The permanent shadow class: what displacement looks like -- Video games and the (male) meaning of life -- The shape we're in/Disintegration -- Part three: Solutions and human capitalism -- The freedom dividend -- Universal Basic Income in the real world -- Time as the new money -- Human capitalism -- The strong state and the new citizenship -- Health care in a world without jobs -- Building people -- Conclusion: Masters or servants
Control code
1029605633
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition
Extent
xix, 284 pages
Isbn
9780316414241
Lccn
2017918606
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1029605633

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