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.
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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