The classic that is widely acknowledged to be the most valuable and insightful book ever written on the dynamics of working-class family life by a renowned sociologist, psychotherapist, and bestselling author."One of the most devastating critiques of contemporary American life that I have read."--Michael B. Katz Professor of History, York University
"This is a sensitive and compassionate portrayal of childhood, marriage, and adult life among the hard-working not-quite poor. It is an important contribution to our understanding of ourselves."--Robert S. Weiss, author of "Marital Separation"
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Lillian Rubin lives and works in San Francisco. She is an internationally known writer and lecturer, who has published twelve books over the last three decades. She is a sociologist and psychotherapist.
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Book Description Basic Books, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0465092470
Book Description Basic Books, 1990. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110465092470
Book Description Basic Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0465092470 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.1107032