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Author Doussard, Marc.
Title Degraded work : the struggle at the bottom of the labor market / Marc Doussard.
Publication Info. Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource.
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-261) and index.
Contents New inequalities : the deterioration of local-serving industries -- Beyond low wages : the problem of degraded work -- The city that sweats work : growth and inequality in post-fordist Chicago -- Oases in the midst of deserts : how food retailers thrive in disinvested neighborhoods -- "They're happy to have a job" : mid-size supermarkets and degraded work -- Building degradation : dangerous work and falling pay during a construction boom -- A perfectly flexible workforce : day labor in a precarious industry -- New answers to new problems : the creative work of reversing degradation.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
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Subject Unskilled labor -- United States.
Labor -- United States.
Working poor -- United States.
Wages -- United States.
Labor market -- United States.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Original 9780816681396 0816681392 9780816681402 0816681406 (DLC) 2013010386
ISBN 0816685630 (electronic bk.)
9780816685639 (electronic bk.)
9780816681396 (hc : alk. paper)
0816681392 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816681402 (pb : alk. paper)
0816681406 (pb : alk. paper)
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