|DATE DE PUBLICATION||2014-Nov-01|
|TAILLE DU FICHIER||5,29 MB|
Unequal Childhoods will be read alongside Sewell and Hauser, Melvin Kohn, and Bourdieu. It is an important step forward in the study of social stratification and family life, and a valuable exemplar for comparative ethnographic work."--Mitchell Duneier, author of Sidewalk and Slim's Table
Class does make a difference in the lives and futures of American children. Drawing on in-depth observations of black and white middle-class, working-class, and poor families, Unequal Childhoods explores this fact, offering a picture of childhood today.Here are the frenetic families managing their children's hectic schedules of "leisure" activities; and here are families with plenty of time ...