Down And Out In The New Economy

Author: Ilana Gershon
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022645228X
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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: 19.83 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 ...

Down And Out In The Great Depression

Author: Robert S. McElvaine
Publisher: Univ of North Carolina Press
ISBN: 9780807898819
Size: 24.88 MB
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Unlike views of Depression life "from the bottom up" that rely on recollections recorded several decades later, this book captures the daily anguish of people during the thirties.

So What Are You Going To Do With That

Author: Susan Basalla
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 022620037X
Size: 21.72 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 New Geography Of Jobs

Author: Enrico Moretti
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
ISBN: 0547750145
Size: 43.32 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.

Intern Nation

Author: Ross Perlin
Publisher: Verso Books
ISBN: 1844676862
Size: 57.56 MB
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Presents insights into the use of interns in a variety of firms and organizations, discussing the economic impact of internships and their effect on business practices.

Masters Of Craft

Author: Richard E. Ocejo
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780691165493
Size: 53.81 MB
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I truly enjoyed this book."--Yasemin Besen-Cassino, author of Consuming Work: Youth Labor in America "Masters of Craft is a great read.

Masters Of Craft

Author: Richard E. Ocejo
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 1400884861
Size: 37.74 MB
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Masters of Craft looks at the renaissance of four such trades: bartending, distilling, barbering, and butchering.

The End Of Men

Author: Hanna Rosin
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101596929
Size: 20.86 MB
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In this landmark book, Rosin reveals how our current state of affairs is radically shifting the power dynamics between men and women at every level of society, with profound implications for marriage, sex, children, work, and more.

People Get Ready

Author: Robert McChesney
Publisher: Nation Books
ISBN: 1568585225
Size: 13.64 MB
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The end of work as we know it will hit at the worst moment imaginable: as capitalism fosters permanent stagnation, when the labor market is in decrepit shape, with declining wages, expanding poverty, and scorching inequality.