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Squeezed: why our families can't afford America

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display_description"Families today are squeezed on every side--from high childcare costs and harsh employment policies to workplaces without paid family leave or even dependable and regular working hours. Many realize that attaining the standard of living their parents managed has become impossible. Alissa Quart ... examines the lives of many middle-class Americans who can now barely afford to raise children. Through ... firsthand storytelling, Quart [posits that] our country has failed its families"--
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subject_facetMiddle class -- United States -- Economic conditions
title_displaySqueezed : why our families can't afford America
title_fullSqueezed : why our families can't afford America / Alissa Quart
Squeezed Why Our Families Can't Afford America
title_shortSqueezed
title_subwhy our families can't afford America
topic_facetEconomic conditions
Middle class
Nonfiction
Politics
Sociology