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Becoming Europe

Immigration Integration And The Welfare State

by Patrick Ireland

  • 254 Want to read
  • 12 Currently reading

Published by University of Pittsburgh Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic studies,
  • Immigration & emigration,
  • Social welfare & social services,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Government policy,
  • Ethnicity,
  • Public Policy - General,
  • Political Science,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Europe,
  • History & Theory - General,
  • Government - Comparative,
  • Public Policy - Cultural Policy,
  • Political Science / Foreign Legal Systems,
  • Social aspects,
  • Emigration and immigration,
  • Welfare state,
  • Case studies,
  • Cultural assimilation,
  • Immigrants

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8117447M
    ISBN 100822958457
    ISBN 109780822958451

    In "Becoming Europe," Samuel Gregg examines economic culture--the values and institutions that inform our economic priorities--to explain how European economic life has drifted in the direction of what Alexis de Tocqueville called "soft despotism," and the ways in which similar trends are manifesting themselves in the United States.   Due to popular demand last December, Michelle Obama added a grand total of 21 new dates to her book tour for her uber-popular memoir Becoming.. Now, she's revealed an entire new list of star moderators to join her on the stop : Mckenzie Jean-Philippe.

    Former First Lady Michelle Obama will hit 21 cities in North America and Europe next year for her 'Becoming' book : Natasha Bach.   Former first lady Michelle Obama greets people as they buy signed copies of her book, "Becoming," Monday Nov. 18, , at Politics and Prose Bookstore in Washington. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) “It’s so good to meet you,” the former first lady told patrons as she signed copies of “Becoming” at a Washington, D.C., bookstore.

    “We're becoming like Europe." This expression captures many Americans' sense that something has changed in American economic life since the Great Recession's onset in that an economy once characterized by commitments to economic liberty, rule of law, limited government, and personal responsibility has drifted in a distinctly “European" direction.   The former first lady is embarking on a city book tour to have an "intimate conversation" with her fans, as she tells stories from her upcoming memoir "Becoming.".


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