Families On The Fault Line

Paperback | December 2, 1994

byLillian B. Rubin

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An up-close and intimate look inside the lives, hearts, and minds of America's working-class families.

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An eloquent and powerful sequel to Worlds of Pain, this book takes readers into the daily lives of America's working class, providing an up-close look at their dreams, disappointments, insecurities, successes, and failures. With compassion and skillful analysis, Rubin shows the similarities between different groups--as well as the issu...

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An up-close and intimate look inside the lives, hearts, and minds of America's working-class families.

Lillian B. Rubin is an internationally recognized author and social scientist She is Distinguished Professor of Sociology at Queens College, C.U.N.Y., in New York and Senior Research Associate at the Institute for the Study of Social Change at the University of California, Berkeley Currently, Dr. Rubin resides on both coasts, spending ...

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:304 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.69 inPublished:December 2, 1994Publisher:HarperCollins

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ISBN - 10:006092229X

ISBN - 13:9780060922290

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An eloquent and powerful sequel to Worlds of Pain, this book takes readers into the daily lives of America's working class, providing an up-close look at their dreams, disappointments, insecurities, successes, and failures. With compassion and skillful analysis, Rubin shows the similarities between different groups--as well as the issues that keep them divided.

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"In this eloquent and powerful book, Rubin recovers the lives of working-class Americans."(Michael Rogin)