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Contents Introduction Chapter One Worked Over and Overworked Chapter Two Workplace Hell Chapter Three The Vise Tights Chapter Four Downright Dickensian Chapter Five The Rise and Fall of the Social Contract Chapter Six Leaner and Meaner Chapter Seven Here Today, Gone Tomorrow Chapter Eight Wal-Mart, the Low-Wage Colossus Chapter Nine Taking the High Road Chapter Ten Overstressed and Overstretched Chapter Eleven Outsourced and Out of Luck Chapter Twelve The Lowest Rung Chapter Thirteen Unions Try to Fight Back Chapter Fourteen Starting Out Means a Steeper Climb Chapter Fifteen The Not-So-Golden Years Chapter Sixteen Lifting All Boats Notes Acknowledgements Index
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Industrial relations -- United States -- History -- 21st century.
Working class -- United States -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Middle class -- United States -- Economic conditions -- 21st century.
Industrial policy -- United States -- 21st century.
United States -- Economic policy -- 21st century.
Equality -- United States.