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Squeezed : why our families can't afford America / Alissa Quart.

Quart, Alissa, (author.).
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  • 21 of 36 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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4 current holds with 36 total copies.

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Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria 305.55 QUA (Text) 37521530892530 AMPL Adult New Nonfiction Shelf Available -
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Bloomfield Eastern Greene Co PL - Bloomfield Main 305.55 QUA (Text) 36803001060073 NONFIC Checked out 08/18/2018
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Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville 305.5 Qua (Text) 32604000205192 DCTPLD AD New Books Checked out 08/21/2018
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062412256
  • ISBN: 0062412256
  • ISBN: 9780062412263
  • ISBN: 0062412264
  • Physical Description: 312 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2018]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 271-295) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Inconceivable : pregnant and squeezed -- Hyper-educated and poor -- Extreme day care : the deep cost of American work -- Outclassed : life at the bottom of the top -- The nanny's struggle -- Uber dads : moonlighting in the gig economy -- The second act industry : or the midlife do-over myth -- Squeezed houses -- The rise of 1 percent television -- Squeezed by the robots.
Summary, etc.:
"Squeezed" weaves together intimate reporting with sharp and lively critique to show how the high cost of parenthood and our increasingly unstable job market have imploded the middle-class American Dream for many families, and offers surprising solutions for how we might change things"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Households > Economic aspects > United States.
United States > Economic conditions > 2009-
Middle class > United States > Economic conditions.
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / Marriage & Family.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Economic Policy.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Policy.

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