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Author Cheal, David

Title New poverty : families in postmodern society / David Cheal
Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996

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Description xviii, 209 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Series Contributions in sociology ; no. 115
Contributions in sociology ; no. 115
Contents 1. Families in Postmodernity -- 2. Poverty and Progress -- 3. Sorting Out the Poor -- 4. Marriage and Its Aftermath -- 5. The Birth of Poverty -- 6. Family Work Systems -- 7. Shallow Income Pools -- 8. The Economic Life Course -- 9. Shifting Entitlements --10. The Postmodernization of Poverty
Analysis Canada
Poverty
United States
Bibliography Includes bibliography
Subject Families -- Economic aspects -- Canada.
Families -- Economic aspects -- United States.
Families.
Poor -- Canada.
Poor -- United States.
Poor.
Postmodernism -- Social aspects.
Poverty -- Canada.
Poverty -- United States.
Poverty.
Canada -- Economic conditions.
United States -- Economic conditions.
LC no. 95050520
ISBN 0313294445