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The Resource Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America, Barbara Ehrenreich

Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America, Barbara Ehrenreich

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Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America
Title
Nickel and dimed
Title remainder
on (not) getting by in America
Statement of responsibility
Barbara Ehrenreich
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
Nickel and Dimed is a modern classic that deftly portrays the plight of America's working-class poor. Author Barbara Ehrenreich decides to see if she can scratch out a comfortable living in blue-collar America. What she discovers is a culture of desperation, where workers often take multiple low-paying jobs just to keep a roof overhead
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Alex Award, 2002.
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Current Interest, 2001.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2001
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2002.
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154374
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ehrenreich, Barbara
Dewey number
305.569/092
Index
no index present
LC call number
HD4918
LC item number
.E375 2002
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Series statement
Wheeler large print compass series
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  • Minimum wage
  • Working poor
  • Unskilled labor
  • Poverty
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
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on (not) getting by in America
Label
Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America, Barbara Ehrenreich
Link
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgz-ZfDWrxs
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Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16931847
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
311 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781587243684
Isbn Type
(lg. print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002034339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50738234
Label
Nickel and dimed : on (not) getting by in America, Barbara Ehrenreich
Link
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cgz-ZfDWrxs
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
16931847
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
311 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781587243684
Isbn Type
(lg. print : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002034339
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm50738234

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