Dignity of Working Men Morality and the Boundaries of Race, Class, and Immigration

ISBN-10: 0674009924
ISBN-13: 9780674009929
Edition: 2000
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Description: This study examines the way that working-class men both define themselves and the rest of society. The book analyzes the importance placed on moral standards and the rigid racial and class boundaries drawn by the men in their construction of their  More...

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Book details

List price: $23.50
Copyright year: 2000
Publisher: Harvard University Press
Publication date: 10/15/2002
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 408
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.75" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.990
Language: English

This study examines the way that working-class men both define themselves and the rest of society. The book analyzes the importance placed on moral standards and the rigid racial and class boundaries drawn by the men in their construction of their own definition of success.

Mich�le Lamont is the Robert I. Goldman Professor of European Studies and professor of sociology and African and Africa American Studies at Harvard University.

Introduction
Making Sense of Their Worlds
The Questions
The People The Research
American Workers
The World in Moral Order
""Disciplined Selves""
Survival, Work Ethic,and Responsibility
Providing for and Protecting the Family
Straightforwardness and Personal
Integrity Salvation from Pollution: Religion and Traditional
Morality Caring Selves
Black Conceptions of Solidarity and Altruism
The Policing of Moral
Boundaries
Euphemized Racism
Moral qua Racial
Boundaries
How Morali

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