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Bait and switch : the (futile) pursuit of the American dream

Autore: Barbara Ehrenreich
Editore: New York : Metropolitan Books, 2005.
Edizione/Formato:   Libro a stampa : English : 1st edVedi tutte le edizioni e i formati
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"Barbara Ehrenreich's Nickel and Dimed explored the lives of low-wage workers. Now, in Bait and Switch, she enters another hidden realm of the economy: the shadowy world of the white-collar unemployed."
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Tipo materiale: Risorsa internet
Tipo documento Libro, Risorsa Internet
Tutti gli autori / Collaboratori: Barbara Ehrenreich
{0} 9780805076066 0805076069
Numero OCLC: 58985721
Riconoscimenti: Short-listed for Quill Awards (Business) 2006
Descrizione: 237 pages ; 22 cm
Contenuti: Finding a coach in the land of Oz --
Stepping out into the world of networking --
Surviving boot camp --
The transformation --
Networking with the Lord --
Aiming higher --
In which I am offered a "job" --
Downward mobility.
Responsabilità: Barbara Ehrenreich.
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The bestselling author of "Nickel and Dimed" goes back undercover to enter the world of the white-collar unemployed. As Ehrenreich discovers, there are few social supports for these newly disposable  Per saperne di più…

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