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Ain't No Makin' It: Aspirations and Attainment in a Low-Income Neighborhood, 3rd EditionWestview Press #ad - Macleod's return eight years later, and the resulting 1995 revision, revealed little improvement in the lives of these men as they struggled in the labor market and crime-ridden underground economy. The third edition of this classic ethnography of social reproduction brings the story of inequality and social mobility into today's dialogue.
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