The death of common sense: how the law is suffocating America

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Random House,
Pub. Date:
c1995.
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English
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This concise and eloquent manifesto shows how the excess of government regulations does not protect Americans but instead acts as legal quicksand, stifling growth and creating paralyzing overbureaucratization. Using blood-boiling examples of government regulations run amok, Howard reveals a society in which rules have replaced thinking--allowing law to infiltrate the nooks and crannies of everyday life.
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9780679429944
9780446672283
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