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Description - Who Prospers by Lawrence E. Harrison

What lies behind America's economic and social decline? Can racism explain the ghetto tragedy if two-thirds of America's blacks have made it into the middle class? Why have Chinese, Japanese, and Korean immigrants done so much better than Mexicans? According to Lawrence E. Harrison, the key to answering these and other questions is culture,the values of a people with respect to work, education, frugality, community, fair play, and progress.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780465091676
ISBN-10: 0465091679
Format: Paperback
(203mm x 137mm x 17mm)
Pages: 288
Imprint: Basic Books
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 30-Jun-1993
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Lawrence E. Harrison

Lawrence E. Harrison directed USAID missions in five Latin American countries between 1965 and 1981. He is the author of Underdevelopment Is a State of Mind: The Latin American Case, and was the U.S. member on the Haiti crisis mission of the Organization of American States in 1991 and 1992.

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