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Author Dodson, Lisa.

Title The moral underground : how ordinary Americans subvert an unfair economy / Lisa Dodson.

Imprint New York : The New Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  339.2 D668m 2009    ---  Available
Description x, 227 p. ; 22 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Employing parents who can't make a living -- The meaning of work ethic -- American bosses : sympathetic, amoral marketeers, and a few rule breakers -- Working for the good of the child -- "Irresponsible" parenting or social neglect? -- Beyond blame : recognizing unequal choices -- A healer's dilemma -- Trying to heal economic harms -- Roots of disobedience -- Raising a moral underground.
Subject Income -- United States.
Income distribution -- United States.
Families -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Parenting -- Social aspects -- United States.
ISBN 9781595584724 (hc. : alk. paper)
1595584722 (hc. : alk. paper)

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