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"Language is a place of struggle" [[electronic resource] ] : great quotes by people of color / / edited by Tram Nguyen
"Language is a place of struggle" [[electronic resource] ] : great quotes by people of color / / edited by Tram Nguyen
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, MA, : Beacon Press, c2009
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (293 p.)
Disciplina 305.8
Altri autori (Persone) NguyenTram
Soggetto topico Minorities - United States
Immigrants - United States
Social change - United States
Community life - United States
Social justice - United States
Spirituality
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-4801-1
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910454617603321
Boston, MA, : Beacon Press, c2009
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"Language is a place of struggle" [[electronic resource] ] : great quotes by people of color / / edited by Tram Nguyen
"Language is a place of struggle" [[electronic resource] ] : great quotes by people of color / / edited by Tram Nguyen
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, MA, : Beacon Press, c2009
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (293 p.)
Disciplina 305.8
Altri autori (Persone) NguyenTram
Soggetto topico Minorities - United States
Immigrants - United States
Social change - United States
Community life - United States
Social justice - United States
Spirituality
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-4801-1
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNINA-9910538965903321
Boston, MA, : Beacon Press, c2009
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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"They take our jobs!" [[electronic resource] ] : and 20 other myths about immigration / / Aviva Chomsky
"They take our jobs!" [[electronic resource] ] : and 20 other myths about immigration / / Aviva Chomsky
Autore Chomsky Aviva <1957->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, Mass., : Beacon Press, c2007
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (262 p.)
Disciplina 304.8/73
Soggetto topico Immigrants - United States - Public opinion
Public opinion - United States
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-4157-2
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto pt. 1. Immigrants and the economy -- Myth 1. Immigrants take American jobs -- Myth 2. Immigrants compete with low-skilled workers and drive down wages -- Myth 3. Unions oppose immigration because it harms the working class -- Myth 4. Immigrants don't pay taxes -- Myth 5. Immigrants are a drain on the economy -- Myth 6. Immigrants send most of what they earn out of the country in the form of remittances -- pt. 2. Immigrants and the law -- Myth 7. The rules apply to everyone, so new immigrants need to follow them just like immigrants in the past did -- Myth 8. The country is being overrun by illegal immigrants -- Myth 9. The United States has a generous refugee policy -- pt. 3. Immigration and race -- Myth 10. The United States is a melting pot that has always welcomed immigrants from all over the world -- Myth 11. Since we are all the descendants of immigrants here, we all start on equal footing -- Myth 12. Today's immigrants threaten the national culture because they are not assimilating -- Myth 13. Today's immigrants are not learning English, and bilingual education just adds to the problem -- pt. 4. How have U.S. policies created immigration? -- Myth 14. Immigrants only come here because they want to enjoy our higher standard of living -- Case study : the Philippines -- pt. 5. The debate at the turn of the millennium -- Myth 15. The American public opposes immigration, and the debate in Congress reflects that -- Myth 16. The overwhelming victory of Proposition 187 in California shows that the public opposes immigration -- Myth 17. Immigration is a problem -- Myth 18. Countries need to control who goes in and out -- Myth 19. We need to protect our borders to prevent criminals and terrorists from entering the country -- Myth 20. If people break our laws by immigrating illegally, they are criminals and should be deported -- Myth 21. The problems this book raises are so huge that there's nothing we can do about them -- Epilogue -- Timeline.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910453597203321
Chomsky Aviva <1957->  
Boston, Mass., : Beacon Press, c2007
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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"They take our jobs!" [[electronic resource] ] : and 20 other myths about immigration / / Aviva Chomsky
"They take our jobs!" [[electronic resource] ] : and 20 other myths about immigration / / Aviva Chomsky
Autore Chomsky Aviva <1957->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, Mass., : Beacon Press, c2007
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (262 p.)
Disciplina 304.8/73
Soggetto topico Immigrants - United States - Public opinion
Public opinion - United States
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-4157-2
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto pt. 1. Immigrants and the economy -- Myth 1. Immigrants take American jobs -- Myth 2. Immigrants compete with low-skilled workers and drive down wages -- Myth 3. Unions oppose immigration because it harms the working class -- Myth 4. Immigrants don't pay taxes -- Myth 5. Immigrants are a drain on the economy -- Myth 6. Immigrants send most of what they earn out of the country in the form of remittances -- pt. 2. Immigrants and the law -- Myth 7. The rules apply to everyone, so new immigrants need to follow them just like immigrants in the past did -- Myth 8. The country is being overrun by illegal immigrants -- Myth 9. The United States has a generous refugee policy -- pt. 3. Immigration and race -- Myth 10. The United States is a melting pot that has always welcomed immigrants from all over the world -- Myth 11. Since we are all the descendants of immigrants here, we all start on equal footing -- Myth 12. Today's immigrants threaten the national culture because they are not assimilating -- Myth 13. Today's immigrants are not learning English, and bilingual education just adds to the problem -- pt. 4. How have U.S. policies created immigration? -- Myth 14. Immigrants only come here because they want to enjoy our higher standard of living -- Case study : the Philippines -- pt. 5. The debate at the turn of the millennium -- Myth 15. The American public opposes immigration, and the debate in Congress reflects that -- Myth 16. The overwhelming victory of Proposition 187 in California shows that the public opposes immigration -- Myth 17. Immigration is a problem -- Myth 18. Countries need to control who goes in and out -- Myth 19. We need to protect our borders to prevent criminals and terrorists from entering the country -- Myth 20. If people break our laws by immigrating illegally, they are criminals and should be deported -- Myth 21. The problems this book raises are so huge that there's nothing we can do about them -- Epilogue -- Timeline.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910538440303321
Chomsky Aviva <1957->  
Boston, Mass., : Beacon Press, c2007
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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(Not) keeping up with our parents [[electronic resource] ] : the decline of the professional middle class / / Nan Mooney
(Not) keeping up with our parents [[electronic resource] ] : the decline of the professional middle class / / Nan Mooney
Autore Mooney Nan <1970->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : Beacon Press, c2008
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (264 p.)
Disciplina 330.9730086/22
Soggetto topico Professional employees - United States
Middle class - United States - Economic conditions
College graduates - United States - Economic conditions - 21st century
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-9749-7
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto The new reality -- From the New Deal to the new economy : a short history of the American middle class -- College promises : real debt and false expectations -- Career and contribution : society or the 401(k)? -- To have or to hold : money, marriage, and children -- What were the benefits? : health care, retirement and everything else the government was supposed to help provide -- Bridging the gaps : saving, spending, and debt -- A question of equity : rent rich or house poor -- From ripples to revolution : changing the system, changing ourselves.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910453833703321
Mooney Nan <1970->  
Boston, : Beacon Press, c2008
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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(Not) keeping up with our parents [[electronic resource] ] : the decline of the professional middle class / / Nan Mooney
(Not) keeping up with our parents [[electronic resource] ] : the decline of the professional middle class / / Nan Mooney
Autore Mooney Nan <1970->
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : Beacon Press, c2008
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (264 p.)
Disciplina 330.9730086/22
Soggetto topico Professional employees - United States
Middle class - United States - Economic conditions
College graduates - United States - Economic conditions - 21st century
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-9749-7
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto The new reality -- From the New Deal to the new economy : a short history of the American middle class -- College promises : real debt and false expectations -- Career and contribution : society or the 401(k)? -- To have or to hold : money, marriage, and children -- What were the benefits? : health care, retirement and everything else the government was supposed to help provide -- Bridging the gaps : saving, spending, and debt -- A question of equity : rent rich or house poor -- From ripples to revolution : changing the system, changing ourselves.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910538442203321
Mooney Nan <1970->  
Boston, : Beacon Press, c2008
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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60 on up [[electronic resource] ] : the truth about aging in America / / Lillian B. Rubin
60 on up [[electronic resource] ] : the truth about aging in America / / Lillian B. Rubin
Autore Rubin Lillian B
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : Beacon Press, c2007
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (193 p.)
Disciplina 305.26
Soggetto topico Older people - United States - Psychology
Older people - United States - Conduct of life
Older people - United States - Attitudes
Aging - United States
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-2930-0
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto ""Contents""; ""Chapter One: Through the Looking Glass""; ""Chapter Two: Out of the Closet""; ""Chapter Three: Staying Younger While Getting Older""; ""Chapter Four: Does Age Count Anymore?""; ""Chapter Five: The Marriage of Self and Society""; ""Chapter Six: The Golden Years? They�ve Gotta Be Kidding!""; ""Chapter Seven: . . . And Now About Sex""; ""Chapter Eight: The Shrinking Ties That Bind""; ""Chapter Nine: Hey Folks, You�re Spending My Inheritance""; ""Chapter Ten: Taking Care of Mom and Dad""; ""Chapter Eleven: Oh My God, We�re Old!""
""Chapter Twelve: It�s Better Than the Alternative, Isn�t It?""""Chapter Thirteen: One Last Word""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Notes""
Record Nr. UNINA-9910453583803321
Rubin Lillian B  
Boston, : Beacon Press, c2007
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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60 on up [[electronic resource] ] : the truth about aging in America / / Lillian B. Rubin
60 on up [[electronic resource] ] : the truth about aging in America / / Lillian B. Rubin
Autore Rubin Lillian B
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : Beacon Press, c2007
Descrizione fisica 1 online resource (193 p.)
Disciplina 305.26
Soggetto topico Older people - United States - Psychology
Older people - United States - Conduct of life
Older people - United States - Attitudes
Aging - United States
Soggetto genere / forma Electronic books.
ISBN 0-8070-2930-0
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Nota di contenuto Contents -- Chapter One: Through the Looking Glass -- Chapter Two: Out of the Closet -- Chapter Three: Staying Younger While Getting Older -- Chapter Four: Does Age Count Anymore? -- Chapter Five: The Marriage of Self and Society -- Chapter Six: The Golden Years? They've Gotta Be Kidding! -- Chapter Seven: ... and Now About Sex -- Chapter Eight: The Shrinking Ties That Bind -- Chapter Nine: Hey Folks, You're Spending My Inheritance -- Chapter Ten: Taking Care of Mom and Dad -- Chapter Eleven: Oh My God, We're Old! -- Chapter Twelve: It's Better Than the Alternative, Isn't It? Chapter Thirteen : One Last Word -- Acknowledgments -- Notes.
Record Nr. UNINA-9910539272203321
Rubin Lillian B  
Boston, : Beacon Press, c2007
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. Federico II
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A Buddhist Bible / edited by Dwight Goddard
A Buddhist Bible / edited by Dwight Goddard
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : Beacon Press, 1970
Descrizione fisica 177 p. ; 24 cm
Soggetto topico BUDDHISMO - FONTI
Classificazione CIN VII A
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNIOR-UON0009906
Boston, : Beacon Press, 1970
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. L'Orientale
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A queer history of the United States / Michael Bronski
A queer history of the United States / Michael Bronski
Autore BRONSKI, Michael
Pubbl/distr/stampa Boston, : Beacon Press, c2011
Descrizione fisica xx, 287 p. ; 24 cm
Disciplina 306.7660973(Omosessualità. Stati Uniti d'America)
Soggetto topico OMOSESSUALITA' - Stati Uniti d'America - Condizioni sociali
ISBN 978-08-07-04465-0
Formato Materiale a stampa
Livello bibliografico Monografia
Lingua di pubblicazione eng
Record Nr. UNIOR-UON0479310
BRONSKI, Michael  
Boston, : Beacon Press, c2011
Materiale a stampa
Lo trovi qui: Univ. L'Orientale
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