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Author Iversen, Roberta Rehner.

Title Jobs aren't enough : toward a new economic mobility for low-income families / Roberta Rehner Iversen, Annie Laurie Armstrong
Published Philadelphia, PA : Temple University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 284 pages)
Contents Are jobs enough for economic mobility? -- From the old to the new economic mobility -- The parents: their backgrounds, lives, and locations -- The children: their lives and worlds -- Workforce development: systems and networks -- Yesterday's firms and today's families: connects and disconnects with Michele Belliveau -- Children's schools, parents' work and policy: alignment and misalignment -- Jobs aren't enough: toward an agenda for family economic mobility
Summary Job opportunity is a myth for 25% of U.S. wage earners
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 257-276) and index
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Subject City dwellers -- United States.
Poor families -- United States.
Social mobility -- United States.
Working class -- United States.
United States -- Social policy -- 1993-
Genre/Form Computer network resources
Form Electronic book
Author Armstrong, Annie Laurie, 1950-
LC no. 2005046668
ISBN 1592133576 (electronic bk.)
9781592133574 (electronic bk.)