La vida: a Puerto Rican family in the culture of poverty--San Juan and New York

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Random House, 1966 - Social Science - 669 pages
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Review: La Vida: A Puerto Rican Family in the Culture of Poverty--San Juan and New York

User Review  - Patti Overholt - Goodreads

I was introduced to Oscar Lewis in a sociology class in 1970. I thought I had read of his works but just discovered two more through Goodreads. His writings make the people come alive. From time to time, I still find myself thinking of the individuals he wrote about. Read full review

Review: La Vida: A Puerto Rican Family in the Culture of Poverty--San Juan and New York

User Review  - Aida - Goodreads

Its basically accurate to what percentage?? How do I know what they are saying is all truth? The author was awesome and I got to meet him when i was younger...I did read the book by accident one day ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
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Methods
xviii
The Rios Family
xxiv
Copyright

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