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Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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Really interesting stuff! I think I got the recommendation for this book from Rampage as a reference for the increasingly disconnected world of suburbia. It was an interesting look into how things ... Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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(suggested in theme by Joe Bowersox...) Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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Shows how the reduction in social groups has a detrimental effect on participation in civic and other activities Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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Definitely a little dry (my husband actually read it as a textbook in college), but the research seemed really solid and the subject matter is interesting and I think relevant- how we do (or don't ... Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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First of all, not something I would typically read - was lent to me & I made myself get through it. Very stats-heavy and dense (don't know what I expected) and dated as ten years on the internet has ... Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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fascinating using charts to show all the dimensions where community is dcreasing...especially fascinating as it was written in late 90s....now it seems as though the trends are only accelerating Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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Despite its useful elements, Bowling Alone reminds me why I spend very little time reading sociology. Putnam offers a clear and reasonably compelling argument that civic involvement (in numerous forms ... Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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Despite its useful elements, Bowling Alone reminds me why I spend very little time reading sociology. Putnam offers a clear and reasonably compelling argument that civic involvement (in numerous forms ... Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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400+ pages read in less than a month! Illiteracy and impatient yet slow reading of my youth be damned, I'm doing alright! Read full review

Review: Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community

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As well-written of a book as I have read, but the subject matter is very dense and, at times, very repetitive. It took me longer than I had hoped to read this book and I was losing steam at the end, but the author has some excellent points about community, then and now in America. Read full review


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