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Poverty and progress [electronic resource] : social mobility in a nineteenth century city / Stephan Thernstrom.

Author/Creator:
Thernstrom, Stephan.
Publication:
Cambridge : Harvard University Press, 1964.
Format/Description:
Book
xii, 286 p.
Series:
A Publication of the Joint Center for Urban Studies of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Harvard University
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Subjects:
Social mobility -- United States.
Newburyport (Mass.).
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Frontmatter
PREFACE, 1987
CONTENTS
INTRODUCTION
1. LABORER AND COMMUNITY AT MID-CENTURY
2. THE PROBLEM OF SOCIAL CON
3. THE PROMISE OF MOBILITY
4. THE DIMENSIONS OF OCCUPATIONAL MOBILITY
5. PROPERTY, SAVINGS, AND STATUS
6. THE PROCESS OF MOBILITY
7. LABORER AND COMMUNITY IN 1880: TOWARD SOCIAL STABILITY
8. NEWBURYPORT AND THE LARGER SOCIETY
APPENDIX FURTHER REFLECTIONS ON THE YANKEE CITY SERIES: THE PITFALLS OF AHISTORICAL SOCIAL SCIENCE
NOTES
INDEX
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Bibliographical references included in "Notes" (p.[241]-282).
Contributor:
Joint Center for Urban Studies.
ISBN:
0-674-04431-2
OCLC:
923110490
Publisher Number:
10.4159/9780674044319 doi