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The Resource Coming up short : working-class adulthood in an age of uncertainty, Jennifer M. Silva

Coming up short : working-class adulthood in an age of uncertainty, Jennifer M. Silva

Label
Coming up short : working-class adulthood in an age of uncertainty
Title
Coming up short
Title remainder
working-class adulthood in an age of uncertainty
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer M. Silva
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This powerfully written book focuses on those who are most vulnerable-young, working-class people, including African-Americans, women, and single parents-and reveals what, in very real terms, the demise of the social safety net means to their fragile hold on the American Dream
Storyline
Tone
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10214766
Cataloging source
DLC
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Silva, Jennifer M
Dewey number
305.5/620973
Index
index present
LC call number
HD8072.5
LC item number
.S575 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Working class
  • Working class
  • Working class
Target audience
adult
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working-class adulthood in an age of uncertainty
Label
Coming up short : working-class adulthood in an age of uncertainty, Jennifer M. Silva
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coming of age in the risk society -- Prisoners of the present : obstacles on the road to adulthood -- Insecure intimacies : love, marriage, and family in the risk society -- Hardened selves : the remaking of the American working class -- Inhabiting the mood economy -- Conclusion: the hidden injuries of risk
Control code
2012047890
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780199931460
Lccn
2012047890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Coming up short : working-class adulthood in an age of uncertainty, Jennifer M. Silva
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-187) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Coming of age in the risk society -- Prisoners of the present : obstacles on the road to adulthood -- Insecure intimacies : love, marriage, and family in the risk society -- Hardened selves : the remaking of the American working class -- Inhabiting the mood economy -- Conclusion: the hidden injuries of risk
Control code
2012047890
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 192 pages
Isbn
9780199931460
Lccn
2012047890
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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