An anthropologist examines how Americans' national optimism makes it difficult for them to confront the new realities of living less prosperous lives than previous generations. First time in paperback.
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"Katherine Newman's splendid book shows us our culture when its promises fail."--Robert M. Bellah, University of California, Berkeley
"An insightful, moving and persuasive account of a very troubling undercurrent in America."--Rosabeth Moss Kanter, Harvard
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Book Description Vintage, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Reprint. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0679723978
Book Description Vintage, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110679723978
Book Description Vintage. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0679723978 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.0258961