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The Resource Had I known : collected essays, Barbara Ehrenreich

Had I known : collected essays, Barbara Ehrenreich

Label
Had I known : collected essays
Title
Had I known
Title remainder
collected essays
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Ehrenreich
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A collection of articles and excerpts from Barbara Ehrenreich's long-ranging career that highlight her social consciousness and wry wit." --
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(Source of summary not specified)
Cataloging source
LMJ
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Ehrenreich, Barbara
Dewey number
814/.54
Index
index present
Literary form
essays
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  • United States
  • Social problems
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Essays
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE / Social Classes & Economic Disparity
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE / Commentary & Opinion
  • Social problems
  • United States
Target audience
adult
Label
Had I known : collected essays, Barbara Ehrenreich
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
  • Is it now a crime to be poor?
  • A homespun safety net
  • Dead, white, and blue: the great die-off of America's blue-collar white people.
  • Health.
  • Welcome to Cancerland
  • The naked truth about fitness
  • Got Grease?
  • Our broken mental health system
  • Liposuction: the key to energy independence
  • The selfish side of gratitude.
  • Introduction.
  • Men.
  • How "natural" is rape?
  • The warrior culture
  • At last, a new man
  • Patriarchy deflated.
  • Women.
  • Are women getting sadder? Or are we all just getting a lot more gullible?
  • Our neighborhood porn committee
  • Strategies of corporate women
  • What Abu Ghraib taught me
  • Haves and Have-nots.
  • Making sense of la différence
  • Outclassed: sexual harassment (with Alissa Quart).
  • God, Science, and Joy.
  • Mind your own business
  • The animal cure
  • The missionary position
  • The new creationism: biology under attack (with Janet McIntosh)
  • Up close at Trinidad's carnival.
  • Bourgeois blunders.
  • Family values
  • Nickel-and-dimed: on (not) getting by in America
  • The cult of busyness
  • Death of a Yuppie dream (with John Ehrenreich)
  • The unbearable being of whiteness
  • Is the middle class doomed?
  • Welcome to Fleece U.
  • Prewatched TV
  • The recession's racial divide (with Dedrick Muhammad)
  • Divisions of labor
  • Throw them out with the trash: Why homelessness is becoming an Occupy Wall Street issue
  • How you can save Wall Street
  • S&M as public policy
  • Going to extremes: CEOs vs. slaves
  • Are illegal immigrants the problem?
  • What's so great about gated communities?
Control code
on1140198859
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 364 pages
Isbn
9781455543670
Lccn
2019950073
Label
Had I known : collected essays, Barbara Ehrenreich
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes index
Contents
  • Is it now a crime to be poor?
  • A homespun safety net
  • Dead, white, and blue: the great die-off of America's blue-collar white people.
  • Health.
  • Welcome to Cancerland
  • The naked truth about fitness
  • Got Grease?
  • Our broken mental health system
  • Liposuction: the key to energy independence
  • The selfish side of gratitude.
  • Introduction.
  • Men.
  • How "natural" is rape?
  • The warrior culture
  • At last, a new man
  • Patriarchy deflated.
  • Women.
  • Are women getting sadder? Or are we all just getting a lot more gullible?
  • Our neighborhood porn committee
  • Strategies of corporate women
  • What Abu Ghraib taught me
  • Haves and Have-nots.
  • Making sense of la différence
  • Outclassed: sexual harassment (with Alissa Quart).
  • God, Science, and Joy.
  • Mind your own business
  • The animal cure
  • The missionary position
  • The new creationism: biology under attack (with Janet McIntosh)
  • Up close at Trinidad's carnival.
  • Bourgeois blunders.
  • Family values
  • Nickel-and-dimed: on (not) getting by in America
  • The cult of busyness
  • Death of a Yuppie dream (with John Ehrenreich)
  • The unbearable being of whiteness
  • Is the middle class doomed?
  • Welcome to Fleece U.
  • Prewatched TV
  • The recession's racial divide (with Dedrick Muhammad)
  • Divisions of labor
  • Throw them out with the trash: Why homelessness is becoming an Occupy Wall Street issue
  • How you can save Wall Street
  • S&M as public policy
  • Going to extremes: CEOs vs. slaves
  • Are illegal immigrants the problem?
  • What's so great about gated communities?
Control code
on1140198859
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 364 pages
Isbn
9781455543670
Lccn
2019950073

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