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Class and Society

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Class and Society

  • Class and Feminism. Ed. Charlotte Bunch and Nancy Myron. Diana Press Publications, 1974.
  • Class, Sex, and the Woman Worker. Ed. Milton Cantor and Bruce Laurie. Greenwood Press, 1977.
  • Coontz, Stephanie. The way we never were: American families and the nostalgia trap. Pbk. ed. New York, NY: Basic Books, 2000
  • For Crying Out Loud: Women’s Poverty in the United States. Ed. Diane Dujon and Ann Withorn. South End Press, 1996.
  • Heyward, Carter. God in the balance: Christian spirituality in times of terror. Cleveland, Ohio: Pilgrim Press, 2002.
  • Kotlowitz, Alex. There Are No Children Here: The Story of Two Boys Growing Up in the Other America. Anchor books, Doubleday & Company, Inc., 1991.
  • Riis, Jacob A. How the Other Half Lives: Studies Among the Tenements of New York. Dover Publications, Inc., 1971.
  • Roby, Pamela. The Poverty Establishment. Prentice-Hall, Inc., 1974.
  • Seifer, Nancy. Absent from the Majority: Working Class Women in America. National Project on Ethnic America, 1973.
  • Valentine, Bettylou. Hustling and Other Hard Work: Life Styles in the Ghetto. The Free Press, 1978.

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