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TABLE OF CONTENTS Acknowledgements CHAPTER ONE Explaining Persistent Black Joblessness CHAPTER TWO Pervasive Distrust and Uncooperativeness among the Black Poor CHAPTER THREE The Jobholder: Espousing Tenets of American Individualism CHAPTER FOUR The Jobseeker: Embracing Individualism Defensively CHAPTER FIVE The Job Center: Barriers to Employment and the (Im)Mobilization of Institutional Social Capital CHAPTER SIX Conclusion APPENDICES A, B & C NOTES REFERENCES
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African Americans -- Employment -- Michigan.
Unemployed -- Psychology -- Michigan.
Unemployed -- Services for -- Michigan.
Discrimination in employment -- Michigan.