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The Resource The accordion family : boomerang kids, anxious parents, and the private toll of global competition, Katherine S. Newman

The accordion family : boomerang kids, anxious parents, and the private toll of global competition, Katherine S. Newman

Label
The accordion family : boomerang kids, anxious parents, and the private toll of global competition
Title
The accordion family
Title remainder
boomerang kids, anxious parents, and the private toll of global competition
Statement of responsibility
Katherine S. Newman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Why are adults in their twenties and thirties boomeranging back to or never leaving their parents' homes in the world's wealthiest countries? Acclaimed sociologist Newman addresses this phenomenon in this timely and original book that uncovers fascinating links between globalization and the failure-to-launch trend
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10033336
Cataloging source
DLC
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1953-
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Newman, Katherine S.
Dewey number
306.874084/6
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ755.86
LC item number
.N4888 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Parent and adult child
  • Adult children
  • Competition, International
Target audience
adult
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boomerang kids, anxious parents, and the private toll of global competition
Label
The accordion family : boomerang kids, anxious parents, and the private toll of global competition, Katherine S. Newman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The slippery state of adulthood -- Why are accordion families spreading? -- In-house adulthood -- I'm ok, you are not -- When the nest doesn't empty -- Trouble in paradise -- The birth dearth and the "immigrant menace"
Control code
ocn719428381
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 261 p.
Isbn
9780807007433
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011027846
System control number
(OCoLC)719428381
Label
The accordion family : boomerang kids, anxious parents, and the private toll of global competition, Katherine S. Newman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The slippery state of adulthood -- Why are accordion families spreading? -- In-house adulthood -- I'm ok, you are not -- When the nest doesn't empty -- Trouble in paradise -- The birth dearth and the "immigrant menace"
Control code
ocn719428381
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 261 p.
Isbn
9780807007433
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011027846
System control number
(OCoLC)719428381

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