A New Opportunity

Phillip Brown, Hugh Lauder and David Ashton

in The Global Auction

Published in print December 2010 | ISBN: 9780199731688
Published online May 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780199944125 | DOI:
A New Opportunity

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This chapter reviews the discussions that have been presented in previous chapters, including the concept of the American Dream. It considers the question of whether the American democracy will lead to another experiment that is needed to bring together prosperity and justice using new ways based on a generally different set of social priorities. It identifies the future prospects for American families and workers and discusses the neoliberal opportunity bargain and a new opportunity bargain.

Keywords: American Dream; American democracy; prosperity; justice; social priorities; future prospects; neoliberal opportunity bargain; new opportunity bargain

Chapter.  7430 words. 

Subjects: Occupations, Professions, and Work

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