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Lives on the Line

American Families and the Struggle to Make Ends Meet

by Martha Shirk

  • 258 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Westview Press .
Written in English

  • Adolescents,
  • Children,
  • Poverty,
  • Sociology,
  • Demography,
  • Social Science,
  • USA,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Economic Conditions,
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Business & Economics-Economic Conditions,
  • Social Science / Sociology / Marriage & Family,
  • Social Science-Demography,
  • Welfare & Social Policy,
  • Social Work,
  • Urban Studies

  • The Physical Object
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8024014M
    ISBN 100813338204
    ISBN 109780813338200

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