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The Resource Abandoned in the heartland : work, family, and living in East St. Louis, Jennifer F. Hamer

Abandoned in the heartland : work, family, and living in East St. Louis, Jennifer F. Hamer

Label
Abandoned in the heartland : work, family, and living in East St. Louis
Title
Abandoned in the heartland
Title remainder
work, family, and living in East St. Louis
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer F. Hamer
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Once a thriving manufacturing and transportation centre, East St Louis, Illinois is now known for its unemployment, crime and collapsing infrastructure. This book takes us into the lives of the residents of East St Louis to find out what has happened since industry abandoned the city
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
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Hamer, Jennifer
Dewey number
305.5/620977389
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
HN80.E27
LC item number
H37 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies
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  • Working class
  • African Americans
  • East Saint Louis (Ill.)
  • East Saint Louis (Ill.)
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • African Americans
  • Economic history
  • Social conditions
  • Working class
  • Illinois
  • Sociology & Social History
  • Social Sciences
  • Social Conditions
Label
Abandoned in the heartland : work, family, and living in East St. Louis, Jennifer F. Hamer
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In America's heartland -- East St. Louisans and their wheels -- Work and meaning in a jobless city suburb -- Hustling, clean and dirty -- "Around here, women never get done workin" -- "Gotta protect my own" -- The cost of abandonment
Control code
747411313
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 244 pages, 15 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283278423
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1525/9780520950177
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt5vdt
  • ef230f92-0420-45a9-ae8c-693f9b722d02
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747411313
Label
Abandoned in the heartland : work, family, and living in East St. Louis, Jennifer F. Hamer
Publication
Copyright
Note
"The George Gund Foundation imprint in African American studies."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
In America's heartland -- East St. Louisans and their wheels -- Work and meaning in a jobless city suburb -- Hustling, clean and dirty -- "Around here, women never get done workin" -- "Gotta protect my own" -- The cost of abandonment
Control code
747411313
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 244 pages, 15 unnumbered pages of plates)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781283278423
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.1525/9780520950177
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/cttt5vdt
  • ef230f92-0420-45a9-ae8c-693f9b722d02
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)747411313

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