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Jobs aren't enough [electronic resource] : toward a new economic mobility for low-income families / Roberta Rehner Iversen, Annie Laurie Armstrong.

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Author/Creator:
Iversen, Roberta Rehner.
Publication:
Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press, 2006.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xii, 284 p.)
Subjects:
Working class -- United States.
Poor families -- United States.
City dwellers -- United States.
Social mobility -- United States.
United States -- Social policy -- 1993-
Contents:
Are jobs enough for economic mobility?
From the old to the new economic mobility
The parents: their backgrounds, lives, and locations
The children: their lives and worlds
Workforce development: systems and networks
Yesterday's firms and today's families: connects and disconnects with Michele Belliveau
Children's schools, parents' work and policy: alignment and misalignment
Jobs aren't enough: toward an agenda for family economic mobility.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [257]-276) and index.
Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. Available via World Wide Web.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Class of 1932 Fund.
Contributor:
Armstrong, Annie Laurie, 1950-
ebrary, Inc.
Class of 1932 Fund.
Other format:
Print version: Iversen, Roberta Rehner. Jobs aren't enough.
ISBN:
9781592133574
1592133576
9781592133567 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1592133568 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Publisher no.:
99951193329
Web link:
The Class of 1932 Fund Home Page
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