The Resource Debt, Christina Fisanick, book editor

Debt, Christina Fisanick, book editor

Label
Debt
Title
Debt
Statement of responsibility
Christina Fisanick, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines both sides of the issues surrounding consumer debt, from attitudes towards debt and responsible debt management to national debt and resolving debt problems
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
332.024/02
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HG3756.U54
LC item number
D43 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Fisanick, Christina
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Consumer credit
  • Debt
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Debt, Christina Fisanick, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. What are some attitudes toward debt? -- Going into debt can be a good financial choice / Tom Allen -- Going into debt is a bad financial choice / USA Today (magazine) -- It is possible to live debt free / Leslie E. Royale -- Living debt-free is not always possible / USA Today (magazine) -- Debtors should be more conscientious toward creditors / Michelle Singletary -- Creditors should be more conscientious toward debtors / Brian Alderson -- ch. 2. Do some people struggle to manage debt responsibly? -- Young people should have credit cards / Jonathan Burton -- Young people should not have credit cards / Carolyn M. Brown -- Class, as well as race, contributes to frivolous spending / Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania -- Racism is responsible for the minority debt crisis, not excessive spending / David Crockett -- Women are more likely to struggle with finances than men / Sandra Guy -- Men are more likely to struggle with finances than women / Bob Ellis -- ch. 3. Does the U.S. government manage debt responsibly? -- The U.S. economy is failing because it is debt-based / Steven Lachance -- The U.S. economy is failing because it is credit-based / Andrew Leonard -- The U.S. government should encourage people to take on new debt / Nathalie Martin -- The U.S. government should discourage excessive consumption / Shepherd Bliss -- The United States exploits borrowing by developing countries / Saul Kanowitz -- The United States has become overly indebted by lending money to developing countries / J.R. Dieckmann -- ch. 4. How can debt problems be solved? -- Declaring bankruptcy can help families start over / Laura Cohn -- Declaring bankruptcy can destroy families / Alison Smith-Squire -- Joining the military is an effective way to pay off student loans / Janet Kidd Stewart -- Military recruiters use loan forgiveness to target students / Ron Jacobs -- Micro-loans can be the solution to developing countries' economies / Mark Skousen -- Micro-loans will hinder developing countries' economies / Josh Kearns
Control code
ocn425960083
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
200 pages
Isbn
9780737742039
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009027494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)425960083
Label
Debt, Christina Fisanick, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
ch. 1. What are some attitudes toward debt? -- Going into debt can be a good financial choice / Tom Allen -- Going into debt is a bad financial choice / USA Today (magazine) -- It is possible to live debt free / Leslie E. Royale -- Living debt-free is not always possible / USA Today (magazine) -- Debtors should be more conscientious toward creditors / Michelle Singletary -- Creditors should be more conscientious toward debtors / Brian Alderson -- ch. 2. Do some people struggle to manage debt responsibly? -- Young people should have credit cards / Jonathan Burton -- Young people should not have credit cards / Carolyn M. Brown -- Class, as well as race, contributes to frivolous spending / Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania -- Racism is responsible for the minority debt crisis, not excessive spending / David Crockett -- Women are more likely to struggle with finances than men / Sandra Guy -- Men are more likely to struggle with finances than women / Bob Ellis -- ch. 3. Does the U.S. government manage debt responsibly? -- The U.S. economy is failing because it is debt-based / Steven Lachance -- The U.S. economy is failing because it is credit-based / Andrew Leonard -- The U.S. government should encourage people to take on new debt / Nathalie Martin -- The U.S. government should discourage excessive consumption / Shepherd Bliss -- The United States exploits borrowing by developing countries / Saul Kanowitz -- The United States has become overly indebted by lending money to developing countries / J.R. Dieckmann -- ch. 4. How can debt problems be solved? -- Declaring bankruptcy can help families start over / Laura Cohn -- Declaring bankruptcy can destroy families / Alison Smith-Squire -- Joining the military is an effective way to pay off student loans / Janet Kidd Stewart -- Military recruiters use loan forgiveness to target students / Ron Jacobs -- Micro-loans can be the solution to developing countries' economies / Mark Skousen -- Micro-loans will hinder developing countries' economies / Josh Kearns
Control code
ocn425960083
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
200 pages
Isbn
9780737742039
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2009027494
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)425960083

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