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

ISBN-10: 0813315158
ISBN-13: 9780813315157
Edition: 2nd 1995 (Revised)
Authors: Jay MacLeod
List price: $36.00
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy

Description: This expanded edition of Jay MacLeod's landmark study adds three new chapters that follow the Hallway Hangers and the Brothers into adulthood.

what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
coins
coins
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
You could win $10,000

Get an entry for every item you buy, rent, or sell.

Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Sociology Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Law Online content $4.95 $1.99

Customers also bought

Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading
Loading

Book details

List price: $36.00
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1995
Publisher: Westview Press
Publication date: 7/11/1995
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 6.25" wide x 9.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.232
Language: English

This expanded edition of Jay MacLeod's landmark study adds three new chapters that follow the Hallway Hangers and the Brothers into adulthood.

Preface
Acknowledgments
The Hallway Hangers and the Brothers as Teenagers
Social Immobility in the Land of Opportunity
Social Reproduction in Theoretical Perspective
Teenagers in Clarendon Heights: The Hallway Hangers and the Brothers
The Influence of the Family
The World of Work: Aspirations of the Hangers and Brothers
School: Preparing for the Competition
Leveled Aspirations: Social Reproduction Takes Its Toll
Reproduction Theory Reconsidered
Eight Years Later: Low Income, Low Outcome
The Hallway Hangers: Dealing in Despair
The Brothers: Dreams Deferred
Conclusion: Outclassed and Outcast (e)
Notes
Appendix: On the Making of Ain't No Makin' It
Notes
Bibliography
About the Book and Author
Index

×
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.

×