How Washington Made the Rich Richer--And Turned Its Back on the Middle Class
Tantor Media Inc, Compact Disc, 9781452631783
Publication Date: April 26, 2011
Paul Pierson is Professor of Political Science and holder of the Avice Saint Chair of Public Policy at the University of California at Berkeley. He is the author of "Politics in Time, Dismantling the Welfare State?", and (with Jacob S. Hacker), "American Amnesia: The Forgotten Roots of Our Prosperity"; "Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class"; "Off Center: The Republican Revolution and the Erosion of American Democracy". His commentary has appeared in "The New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post, "and "The New Republic. "He lives in Berkeley, California.
John Allen Nelson's critically acclaimed roles on television's "24" and "Vanished" are among the highlights of his twenty-five-plus years as an actor, screenwriter, and film producer. As a narrator, he won an "AudioFile" Earphones Award for his reading of "Zoo Story" by Thomas French.
"Important.... The collapse of the American middle class and the huge transfer of wealth to the already wealthy is the biggest domestic story of our time." ---Jonathan Alter, The New York Times Book Review