Nickel And Dimed

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 9781429926645
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Nickel and Dimed reveals low-rent America in all its tenacity, anxiety, and surprising generosity -- a land of Big Boxes, fast food, and a thousand desperate stratagems for survival.

Nickel And Dimed

Author: Frederic P. Miller
Publisher: Alphascript Publishing
ISBN: 9786134262200
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A Study Guide For Barbara Ehrenreich S Nickel And Dimed On Not Getting By In America

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Early, Steve, "Prole Like Me," in the Nation, Vol. 272, No. 23, June 11, 2001, p. 52
. Ehrenreich, Barbara, Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America,
Metropolitan Books, 2001. Hays, Sharon, Flat Broke with Children: Women in the
Age of Welfare Reform, Oxford University Press, 2003, p. 8. Klein, Julia, Review
of Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America, in the American Prospect,
Vol. 12, No. 13, July 30, 2001, p. 43. Ogyn, Kya, "Can You Live On It?," in Off Our
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Unnatural Selections

Author: Daylanne K. English
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 0807863521
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Nickel-and-Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America.” Harper's, January 1999, 37–
52. ———. Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America. New York:
Metropolitan Books, 2001. Ehrenreich, Barbara, and John Ehrenreich, “The
Professional-Managerial Class.” In Between Labor and Capital, edited by Pat
Walker, 5–45. Boston: South End Press, 1979. Eliot, T. S. After Strange Gods.
New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1934. ———. Collected Poems, 1909–1962. 1963.
New York: Harcourt ...

Complaints And Disorders

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY
ISBN: 1558616950
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New edition of this bestselling book about the history of sexism in the medical profession.

Workers In America A Historical Encyclopedia 2 Volumes

Author: Robert E. Weir
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1598847198
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Slightly more than 26 percent of Americans have obtained a four-year college
degree, and the richest 10 percent of Americans control two-thirds of the nation's
total wealth. To evoke Zweig's message, most Americans are members of the
working class because they still have a boss. Suggested Reading MartinJ. Burke,
The Conundrum of Class: Public Discourses on the Social Order in America,
1995; Barbara Ehrenreich, Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting by in America,
2002; The ...

The Complete Guide To Service Learning

Author: Cathryn Berger Kaye
Publisher: Free Spirit Publishing
ISBN: 157542133X
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An American History class reads Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in
America and draws quotes from the book for discussion. The students are
inspired to continue their investigation of poverty in the community through
student-designed projects. To learn more, student committees contact local social
service agencies to determine their needs and find out about policies that affect
low-income and poor people in their community. At the end of three weeks,
building on their interests ...

The Anti Education Era

Author: James Paul Gee
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1137324112
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A German woman who calls herself Yamx on the Internet read the bestselling
nonfiction book Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America by Barbara
Ehrenreich (2001). Reading the book inspired her to make up a game, actually a
new way to play The Sims, in a sense to engage in a “translation” of the book into
game play in The Sims. In Nickel and Dimed, Ehrenreich tells of going
undercover as a lowwage worker in Florida, Maine, and Minnesota. She wanted
to find out how ...