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The Accordion Family
Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents, and the Private Toll of Global Competition
Written by Katherine S. Newman


Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: January 29, 2013
Price: $18.00

Why are adults in their twenties and thirties stuck in their parents’ homes in the world’s wealthiest countries?

There’s no question that globalization has drastically changed the cultural landscape across the world. The cost of living is rising, and high unemployment rates have created an untenable economic climate that has severely... Read more >
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The Accordion Family
Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents,and the Private Toll of Global Competition
Written by Katherine S. Newman


Format: eBook
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $25.95

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The Accordion Family
Boomerang Kids, Anxious Parents, and the Private Toll of Global Competition
Written by Katherine S. Newman


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: January 17, 2012
Price: $25.95

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 Katherine Newman addresses this phenomenon in this timely and original book that uncovers fascinating links between globalization and the failure-to-launch trend. With over 300 interviews conducted in... Read more >
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May 5, 2015
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After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: Trade Paperback
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: May 5, 2015
Price: $24.95

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After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: Hardcover, 296 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $35.00

Twenty years after the end of apartheid, a new generation is building a multiracial democracy in South Africa but remains mired in economic inequality and political conflict.
 
In the spring of 2014, South Africa will celebrate the twentieth anniversary of the fall of apartheid and the first free elections. Although the country... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.

After Freedom
The Rise of the Post-Apartheid Generation in Democratic South Africa
Written by Katherine S. Newman and Ariane De Lannoy


Format: eBook, 320 pages
Publisher: Beacon Press
On Sale: April 22, 2014
Price: $35.00

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Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
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