Unequal Childhoods

Author: Annette Lareau
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520271424
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This book is a powerful portrayal of class inequalities in the United States.

Unequal Childhoods

Author: Annette Lareau
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 0520949900
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Here are the frenetic families managing their children's hectic schedules of "leisure" activities; and here are families with plenty of time but little economic security.

Unequal Childhoods

Author: Annette Lareau
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520930476
Size: 70.17 MB
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Here are the frenetic families managing their children's hectic schedules of "leisure" activities; and here are families with plenty of time but little economic security.

Social Class

Author: Annette Lareau
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
ISBN: 1610447255
Size: 78.20 MB
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In this important new volume, leading sociologists systematically examine how social class operates in the United States today. Social Class argues against the view that we are becoming a classless society.

Not So Nuclear Families

Author: Karen V. Hansen
Publisher: Rutgers University Press
ISBN: 9780813535012
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The book concludes with a series of policy suggestions intended to improve the environment in which working families raise children.

When Middle Class Parents Choose Urban Schools

Author: Linn Posey-Maddox
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022612035X
Size: 19.42 MB
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Sensitively navigating the pros and cons of middle-class transformation, When Middle-Class Parents Choose Urban Schools asks whether it is possible for our urban public schools to have both financial security and equitable diversity.

Consuming Life

Author: Zygmunt Bauman
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 0745655823
Size: 41.15 MB
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In this new book Zygmunt Bauman examines the impact of consumerist attitudes and patterns of conduct on various apparently unconnected aspects of social life politics and democracy, social divisions and stratification, communities and ...

Home Advantage

Author: Annette Lareau
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 9780742501454
Size: 44.78 MB
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This new edition contextualizes Lareau's original ethnography in a discussion of the most pressing issues facing educators at the beginning of the new millennium.

Sociology Of Families

Author: Teresa Ciabattari
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1483379019
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Sociology of Families: Change, Continuity, and Diversity considers this tension between change and continuity, situating families in a social, historical, and economic context, and emphasizing how these contexts create family diversity and ...