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The Working Poor
Invisible in America
Written by David K. Shipler

The Working Poor
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Category: Social Science - Sociology
Imprint: Vintage
Format: Trade Paperback
Pub Date: January 2005
Price: $16.00
Can. Price: $19.95
ISBN: 978-0-375-70821-3 (0-375-70821-9)
Pages: 352
Also available as an eBook.


CONTENTS

 
Preface

Introduction
At the Edge of Poverty

Chapter One
Money and Its Opposite

Chapter Two
Work Doesn’t Work

Chapter Three
Importing the Third World

Chapter Four
Harvest of Shame

Chapter Five
The Daunting Workplace

Chapter Six
Sins of the Fathers

Chapter Seven
Kinship

Chapter Eight
Body and Mind

Chapter Nine
Dreams

Chapter Ten
Work Works

Chapter Eleven
Skill and Will

Epilogue

Notes
Index





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