When Work Disappears
The World of the New Urban PoorBook - 1997
For the first time in the 20th century, the majority of adults in the inner cities are not working. In an important and long-awaited study, one of the country's leading sociologists, the acclaimed author of The Truly Disadvantaged, analyzes the disappearance of work and its effects on the inner city of Chicago.
Publisher: New York : Knopf : Distributed by Random House, Inc., 1997, c1996.
Characteristics: xxiii, 322 pages :,illustrations ;,25 cm.