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Symbolism, Setting, and Objects from That Used to Be Us: How America Fell Behind in the World It Invented and How We Can Come Back

Thomas Friedman
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Object Descriptions

This section provides a short description of all the major objects in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.

Objects

America - The subject of the book, That Used to Be Us, is the decline of this nation.

China - This country is a chief competitor on the world stage in not only economic and military ways, but not in terms of personal freedom.

Tianjin - Tom Friedman traveled to this location in September 2010 to attend the World Economic Forum summer conference.

Republican Party - This political organization is narrowly focused on tax cuts for the wealthy according to the author.

Democratic Party - This political organization is narrowly focused on...

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