TITLE

What Your Country Can Do For You

PUB. DATE
July 1977
SOURCE
New Republic;7/9/77, Vol. 177 Issue 2/3, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on issues concerning culture and lifestyle in Washington. Influence of lifestyle trends on several businesses in Washington; Comparison between the public and private sectors of the Washington culture; Statement that due to the efforts of federal government, Washington remains independent of the British, and of the Russians, and of the most abject forms of poverty and disease; Issues addressed by U.S. President Jimmy Carter in his populism rhetoric during the presidential campaign in 1976.
ACCESSION #
9598399

 

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