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Author Keister, Lisa A., 1968-

Title Getting rich : America's new rich and how they got that way / Lisa A. Keister.

Imprint Cambridge [UK] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2005.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  339.22 K268g 2005    ---  Available
Description ix, 310 p. : ill. 23 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 289-306) and index.
Contents I'd rather be rich -- Trends in wealth mobility -- The new rich -- Getting rich -- Family background : parents, structure, and siblings -- Family background : culture, and religion -- Work and occupations -- Adult family, context, and wealth -- Conclusion : born to be rich.
Subject Wealth.
Income distribution.
ISBN 0521536677 (pb : alk. paper)
0521829704 (hb : alk. paper)
Standard No. 9780521829700

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