FEAR OF FALLING

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Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, Jul 29, 1989 - Business & Economics - 292 pages
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An analysis of the professional middle class from the liberal elite of the 1960s to the yuppies of the 1980s and the amount of power and influence they wield over the American culture.

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It is always dangerous to assume that the people that one knows constitute the majority. On the other hand, Barbara Ehrenreich's characterization of the middle class failed to include most of the ... Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
3
CHAPTER
17
The Blight of Affluence
29
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Barbara Ehrenreich is the author of "Blood Rites"; "The Worst Years of Our Lives"; "Fear of Falling", which was nominated for a National Book Critics Circle Award, & eight other books. A frequent contributor to Time, Harper's, Esquire, The New Republic, Mirabella, The Nation, The New York Magazine, she lives near Key West, Florida.

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