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The working poor : invisible in America / David K. Shipler.

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Ohio Twp PL - Chandler Branch Library 305.569 SHI (Text) 39206019293529 NonFiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0375408908 (alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xii, 319 p. ; 25 cm.
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Knopf, 2004.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface -- Introduction : at the edge of poverty -- ch. 1. Money and its opposite -- ch. 2. Work doesn't work -- ch. 3. Importing the Third World -- ch. 4. Harvest of shame -- ch. 5. The daunting workplace -- ch. 6. Sins of the fathers -- ch. 7. Kinship -- ch. 8. Body and mind -- ch. 9. Dreams -- ch. 10. Work works -- ch. 11. Skill and will -- Notes -- Index.
Subject: Poor > United States.
Working class > United States > Economic conditions.
Working class > United States > Finance, Personal.
Cost and standard of living > United States.
Wages > United States.
Income > United States.
Debt > United States.

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