Down And Out In The New Economy

Author: Ilana Gershon
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022645228X
Size: 68.42 MB
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Rich in the voices of people deeply involved with all parts of the employment process, Down and Out in the New Economy offers a snapshot of the quest for work today—and a pointed analysis of its larger meaning.

Down And Out In The New Economy

Author: Ilana Gershon
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022645214X
Size: 71.74 MB
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Preface: a book about advice, not an advice book -- Introduction: the company you keep -- You are just like Coca-Cola: selling your self through personal branding -- Being generic--and not--in the right way -- Getting off the screen and ...

Intern Nation

Author: Ross Perlin
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1844679063
Size: 54.36 MB
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The hardcover publication of this book precipitated a torrent of media coverage in the US and UK, and Perlin has added an entirely new afterword describing the growing focus on this woefully underreported story.

Down And Out In New Orleans

Author: Peter J. Marina
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231545193
Size: 37.76 MB
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Marina does not merely interview these spirited urban misfits—he lives among them. Down and Out in New Orleans follows their journeys, depicting the lives of those on the social fringes of a resilient city.

Masters Of Craft

Author: Richard E. Ocejo
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400884861
Size: 59.70 MB
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Masters of Craft looks at the renaissance of four such trades: bartending, distilling, barbering, and butchering.

Nickel And Dimed

Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
Publisher: Metropolitan Books
ISBN: 9781429926645
Size: 80.23 MB
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Nickel and Dimed reveals low-rent America in all its tenacity, anxiety, and surprising generosity -- a land of Big Boxes, fast food, and a thousand desperate stratagems for survival.

So What Are You Going To Do With That

Author: Susan Basalla
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022620037X
Size: 58.73 MB
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In this third edition of “So What Are You Going to Do with That?”, thoroughly revised with new advice for students in the sciences, Susan Basalla and Maggie Debelius—PhDs themselves—answer all those questions with a resounding ...

The Breakup 2 0

Author: Ilana Gershon
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801457394
Size: 16.82 MB
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The Breakup 2.0 is accessible and riveting.

The New Geography Of Jobs

Author: Enrico Moretti
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547750145
Size: 66.44 MB
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Dealing with this split—supporting growth in the hubs while arresting the decline elsewhere—is the challenge of the century, and The New Geography of Jobs lights the way.

The End Of Loyalty

Author: Rick Wartzman
Publisher: PublicAffairs
ISBN: 1586489151
Size: 57.63 MB
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Through the stories of four major employers--General Motors, General Electric, Kodak, and Coca-Cola--he shows how big businesses once took responsibility for providing their workers and retirees with an array of social benefits.