The Resource Working class without work : high school students in a de-industrializing economy, Lois Weis

Working class without work : high school students in a de-industrializing economy, Lois Weis

Label
Working class without work : high school students in a de-industrializing economy
Title
Working class without work
Title remainder
high school students in a de-industrializing economy
Statement of responsibility
Lois Weis
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Based primarily on ethnographic data, "Working Class without Work" examines the identity formation process among white working-class youth in the context of the de-industrialization of the American economy. The elimination of many basic production jobs and the expansion of the service sector have changed the expectations and opportunities of the white working class. Weis documents the way in which these young people respond to such changes, and the way they help to create the conditions of their future lives. In the process, she explores issues of race, class, gender and considers the roles of school and family in the production of self
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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Weis, Lois
Index
index present
LC call number
LC5051
LC item number
.W4 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Critical social thought.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Working class
  • High school students
  • High school students
  • Unemployment
  • Travailleurs
  • Chômage
  • Élèves du secondaire
  • Élèves du secondaire
  • Economic history
  • High school students
  • High school students
  • Unemployment
  • Working class
  • Arbeiterfamilie
  • High school
  • Schulabgänger
  • Beschäftigung
  • Arbeiterjugend
  • Wirtschaftliche Lage
  • United States
  • États-Unis
  • United States
  • USA
Label
Working class without work : high school students in a de-industrializing economy, Lois Weis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-232)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780415902342
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89010896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20296316
  • (OCoLC)ocm20296316
Label
Working class without work : high school students in a de-industrializing economy, Lois Weis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 218-232)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 240 pages
Isbn
9780415902342
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
89010896
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)20296316
  • (OCoLC)ocm20296316

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