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Ain't No Makin' It: Aspirations & Attainment in a Low-Income Neighborhood

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About the Author

A Rhodes scholar, Jay MacLeod holds degrees in social studies and theology. He and his wife, Sally Asher, spent four years in Mississippi, where their work with local teenagers led to the publication of Minds Stayed on Freedom: The Civil Rights Struggle in the Rural South, An Oral History (WestviewPress). MacLeod is now an Anglican priest in Chesterfield, a declining mining and market town in Asher's native England.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780813371634
Subtitle:
Leveled Aspirations In A Low-income Neighborhood
Author:
Macleod, Jay
Author:
MacLeod, Jay
Publisher:
Westview Press
Location:
Boulder, Colo. :
Subject:
Equality
Subject:
Social mobility
Subject:
Urban poor
Subject:
Socially handicapped youth
Subject:
Equality -- United States -- Case studies.
Subject:
Youth with social disabilities
Subject:
Sociology - General
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
no. 21
Publication Date:
19870714
Binding:
Paperback
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
198
Dimensions:
9.00 x 6.00 in

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