Abstract

Introduction

  1. Last Winter: 1907-32
    1. A City Set on a Hill
    2. Reform Movements
    3. Choose This Day Whom Ye Will Serve
    4. Panic, Progress, Prosperity?
    5. The Great Depression
  2. Spring: 1932-1946
    1. The Red Decade
    2. The New Deal
    3. The War
    4. On the Outside Looking In
    5. What Did We Learn?
  3. Summer: 1946-1964
    1. Managing the Modern State
    2. The Mechanics of the Social Contract
    3. The Great Compression
    4. Eggheads
  4. Autumn: 1964-1980
    1. The Great Society
    2. Breach of Contract
    3. Malaise
    4. Risk
  5. This Winter: 1980-20??
    1. Unraveling
    2. Pseudo-intellectualism in American Life
    3. Bubbles
  6. Future Seasons
    1. Erase and Replace
    2. The Future of Full Employment
    3. The Conversation We Need to Have

A. Objections

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