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The Resource Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market, Katherine S. Newman

Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market, Katherine S. Newman

Label
Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market
Title
Chutes and ladders
Title remainder
navigating the low-wage labor market
Statement of responsibility
Katherine S. Newman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the fate of the low-wage labor market following the dismantling of the welfare system, citing how findings from some of New York's most depressed neighborhoods are mirrored around the country
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265215
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Newman, Katherine S.
Dewey number
305.5/690973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8081.A5
LC item number
N49 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Minorities
  • Career development
  • Social mobility
  • Working poor
  • United States
  • United States
Target audience
adult
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navigating the low-wage labor market
Label
Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market, Katherine S. Newman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Lives, in the long run -- The best-case scenario / Katherine S. Newman and Chauncy Lennon -- High flyers, low riders, and the "up but not out" club -- All in the family -- The national picture / Helen Connolly, Peter Gottschalk, and Katherine S. Newman -- Streetwise economics / Victor Tan Chen and Katherine S. Newman -- "This is the kind of life I want" : work and welfare in the boom years -- Dreams, deferred : aspirations and obstacles in work and family life -- Opening the gates -- Appendix A: Study design -- Appendix B: Sample definitions -- Appendix C: Occupational prestige scores and the socioeconomic index -- Appendix D: SIPP analysis of wage and status change
Control code
ocm65820489
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 405 p.
Isbn
9780674023369
Lccn
2006044340
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)65820489
Label
Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market, Katherine S. Newman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Lives, in the long run -- The best-case scenario / Katherine S. Newman and Chauncy Lennon -- High flyers, low riders, and the "up but not out" club -- All in the family -- The national picture / Helen Connolly, Peter Gottschalk, and Katherine S. Newman -- Streetwise economics / Victor Tan Chen and Katherine S. Newman -- "This is the kind of life I want" : work and welfare in the boom years -- Dreams, deferred : aspirations and obstacles in work and family life -- Opening the gates -- Appendix A: Study design -- Appendix B: Sample definitions -- Appendix C: Occupational prestige scores and the socioeconomic index -- Appendix D: SIPP analysis of wage and status change
Control code
ocm65820489
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xii, 405 p.
Isbn
9780674023369
Lccn
2006044340
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)65820489

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