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Bait and Switch: The (Futile) Pursuit of the American Dream

Barbara Ehrenreich - Business & Economics - 2005 - 237 pages
Focuses on the world of white-collar unemployment as seen through the eyes of the unemployed, describing the woes of "surplus" employees who are forced to confront the ...
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Women in the Global Factory

Annette Fuentes, Barbara Ehrenreich - Social Science - 1983 - 64 pages
In free trade zones all over the world, women make up 80 to 90 percent of the workforce. Women in the Global Factory explores the lives of these women--from California's ...
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Dancing in the Streets: A History of Collective Joy

Barbara Ehrenreich - History - 2007 - 320 pages
The author of the critically acclaimed Blood Rites examines the human impulse toward collective joy, historically expressed in communal celebrations, reflecting the human ...
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Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America

Barbara Ehrenreich - Business & Economics - 2002 - 230 pages
The sharp social critic and author of Blood Rites looks underneath the illusion of American prosperity at poverty and hopelessness in America. Reprint. 100,000 first printing.
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The Snarling Citizen: Essays

Barbara Ehrenreich - Literary Collections - 2000 - 256 pages
In this collection of essays, her first since the best-selling The Worst Years of Our Lives, Barbara Ehrenreich delves into the soul of the 1990s in search of the American ...
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This Land Is Their Land: Reports from a Divided Nation

Barbara Ehrenreich - Business & Economics - 2009 - 256 pages
Denounces the twenty-first-century's first political decade as the cruelest in memory, in a report that analyzes such modern challenges as political and corporate corruption ...
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For Her Own Good: Two Centuries of the Experts' Advice to Women

Barbara Ehrenreich, Deirdre English - Social Science - 2005 - 410 pages
An updated history of the experts, largely men, who have given professional advice to women makes the point that this advice has been unscientific, arrogant, biased, and ...
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