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Author Lubrano, Alfred.

Title Limbo : blue-collar roots, white-collar dreams / Alfred Lubrano.

Imprint Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley, c2004.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.513 L962l 2004    ---  Available
Description 248 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Bricklayer's son : the birth and clash of values -- Crawling out of the black hole : the pain of transition -- The shock of education : how college corrupts -- Culture conflicts : first encounters with the upper classes -- Going home : an identity changed forever -- Office politics : the blue-collar way -- Class, love and progeny : the ultimate battle -- Duality : the never-ending struggle with identity.
Subject Social mobility.
Social classes.
White collar workers.
Blue collar workers.
Social values.
ISBN 0471263761

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