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A Different Shade of Gray

Mid-Life and Beyond in the Inner City

by Katherine S. Newman

  • 64 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by New Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sociology - Marriage & Family,
  • Urban Sociology,
  • Social Science,
  • Sociology Of Adulthood,
  • United States,
  • Sociology,
  • Poverty,
  • Middle aged persons,
  • Urban poor,
  • Gerontology,
  • Inner cities,
  • Middle-aged persons,
  • Poor

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages336
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8666693M
    ISBN 10156584615X
    ISBN 109781565846159

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