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The Vanishing American Adult

Our Coming-Of-Age Crisis - and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance

The Vanishing American Adult( )
Author: Sasse, Ben
Publication Date:May 2017
Publisher:St. Martin's Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $27.99
Book Description:

America's youth are in crisis. Raised by well-meaning but overprotective parents and coddled by misbegotten government programs, they are ill-equipped to survive in our highly-competitive global economy. Many of the definitive coming-of-age rituals: learning the value of working, leaving home, becoming economically self-reliant--are being delayed or skipped altogether. The statistics are daunting: 30% of college students drop out after the first year, and only 4 in 10 graduate. One in...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Psychology / Developmental / Adulthood & Aging
Self-Help / General
Family & Relationships / Life Stages / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.357 x 9.282 x 1.17 Inches
Book Weight:1.091 Pounds
Author Biography
Sasse, Ben (Author)
Ben Sasse is an American politician, born in Nebraska. He was educated at Harvard University, Oxford University, and Yale University, where he earned his Ph.D. in American History. He is a Republican and junior U.S. Senator for the state of Nebraska. He is the author of The Vanishing American Adult: Our Coming-Of-Age Crisis--and How to Rebuild a Culture of Self-Reliance.


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