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Abandoned in the heartland : work, family, and living in East St. Louis / Jennifer F. Hamer.

Author/creator Hamer, Jennifer
Format Electronic and Book
Publication InfoBerkeley : University of California Press,
Descriptionxv, 244 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.
Supplemental Content Full text available from Ebook Central - Academic Complete
Contents In America's heartland -- East St. Louisans and their wheels -- Work and meaning in a jobless city suburb -- Hustling, clean and dirty -- "Around here, women never get done workin" -- "Gotta protect my own" -- The cost of abandonment.
General note"The George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies."
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Access restrictionAvailable only to authorized users.
Technical detailsMode of access: World Wide Web
Genre/formElectronic books.
LCCN 2010052399
ISBN9780520269316 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN0520269314 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN9780520269323 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN0520269322 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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