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The American family : across the class divide

Author: Yasushi Watanabe
Publisher: London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Pluto Press, 2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Aimed at first and second year undergraduates, this work focuses on the American family through the eyes of a Japanese anthropologist. He examines the American upper-classes, including relatives of John Kerry, as well as class dynamics in modern Americansociety.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Watanabe, Yasushi, 1967-
American family.
London ; Ann Arbor, MI : Pluto Press, 2005
(DLC) 2005297499
(OCoLC)56912628
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Yasushi Watanabe
ISBN: 9781849640671 184964067X
OCLC Number: 651857918
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (x, 229 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: 1: Introduction2: The Yankee Family3: The Irish Family4: ConclusionNotesBibliographyIndex
Responsibility: Yasushi Watanabe.

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A Harvard-educated Japanese anthropologist takes a fresh look at two communities that are undergoing similar fragmentation through individuation and diversification: the lower-middle class Irish of Read more...

 
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