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Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market

Author: Katherine S Newman
Publisher: New York : Russell Sage Foundation ; Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Now that the welfare system has been largely dismantled, the fate of America's poor depends to a large degree on what happens to them in the low-wage labor market. Katherine S. Newman explores whether the poorest workers and families benefited from the tight labor markets and good economic times of the late 1990s." "To supplement her ethnographic portraits, Newman examines the national picture, showing that  Read more...
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Newman, Katherine S., 1953-
Chutes and ladders.
New York : Russell Sage Foundation ; Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)651712687
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Katherine S Newman
ISBN: 0674023366 9780674023369 9780674027534 0674027531
OCLC Number: 65820489
Description: xii, 405 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Lives, in the long run --
The best-case scenario / Katherine S. Newman and Chauncy Lennon --
High flyers, low riders, and the "up but not out" club --
All in the family --
The national picture / Helen Connolly, Peter Gottschalk, and Katherine S. Newman --
Streetwise economics / Victor Tan Chen and Katherine S. Newman --
"This is the kind of life I want" : work and welfare in the boom years --
Dreams, deferred : aspirations and obstacles in work and family life --
Opening the gates --
Appendix A: Study design --
Appendix B: Sample definitions --
Appendix C: Occupational prestige scores and the socioeconomic index --
Appendix D: SIPP analysis of wage and status change.
Responsibility: Katherine S. Newman.

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Explores whether the poorest workers and families benefited from the tight labour markets and good economic times of the late 1990s. This book examines the national picture to show that patterns  Read more...

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<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198170432#Topic\/minderheden<\/a>> # Minderheden<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Minderheden<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198170432#Topic\/minderheit<\/a>> # Minderheit<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Minderheit<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/nyu<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"nyu<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1023148<\/a>> # Minorities--Employment<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Minorities--Employment<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1122648<\/a>> # Social mobility<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Social mobility<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/1180666<\/a>> # Working poor<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Working poor<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/847280<\/a>> # Career development<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Career development<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/901974<\/a>> # Economic history<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Economic history<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.worldcat.org\/fast\/902025<\/a>> # Economic policy<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Economic policy<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/viaf.org\/viaf\/32168693<\/a>> # Katherine S. Newman<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1953<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Newman<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Katherine S.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Katherine S. Newman<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780674023369<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0674023366<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780674023369<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9780674027534<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"0674027531<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9780674027534<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.gbv.de\/dms\/zbw\/510371019.pdf<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nrdfs:comment<\/a> \"Kostenfrei<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
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<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/65820489<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/65820489<\/a>> ; # Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2020-06-15<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/65820489#PublicationEvent\/new_york_russell_sage_foundation_cambridge_mass_harvard_university_press_2006<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:PublicationEvent<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198170432#Place\/cambridge_mass<\/a>> ; # Cambridge, Mass.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:location<\/a> <http:\/\/dbpedia.org\/resource\/New_York_City<\/a>> ; # New York<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198170432#Agent\/harvard_university_press<\/a>> ; # Harvard University Press<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:organizer<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/198170432#Agent\/russell_sage_foundation<\/a>> ; # Russell Sage Foundation<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:startDate<\/a> \"2006<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/65820489#Review\/-1493726888<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Review<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:itemReviewed<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/65820489<\/a>> ; # Chutes and ladders : navigating the low-wage labor market<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:reviewBody<\/a> \"\"Now that the welfare system has been largely dismantled, the fate of America\'s poor depends to a large degree on what happens to them in the low-wage labor market. Katherine S. Newman explores whether the poorest workers and families benefited from the tight labor markets and good economic times of the late 1990s.\" \"To supplement her ethnographic portraits, Newman examines the national picture, showing that patterns around the country paralleled the findings from some of New York\'s most depressed neighborhoods. More than a story of the shifting fortunes of the labor market, Chutes and Ladders asks probing questions about the motivations of low-wage workers, the dreams they have for the future, and their understanding of the rules of the game.\"--Jacket.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

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