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Sugar's Life in the Hood The Story of a Former Welfare Mother

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ISBN-10: 0292701950

ISBN-13: 9780292701953

Edition: 2002

Authors: Sugar Turner, Tracy Bachrach Ehlers

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Through conversations, diary entries, and letters, Turner describes all aspects of her life, including motherhood, relationships, welfare and work, and her attachment to her friends, family, and life in the 'hood'.
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Book details

List price: $25.00
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publication date: 9/1/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 267
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.75" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

Sugar Turner (not her real name) lives in an African American neighborhood in a midwestern city and works as a community outreach director for the local school system.

Sugar's Preface
Sugar's Shouts
Tracy's Acknowledgments
Tracy's Introduction
The List of Men
The Hustle: Welfare and Work
The Mr. Lester Chronicles
Mother, Daughter, Sister, Woman
Feeling Blessed