Katherine S. Newman





Katherine S. Newman


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in Palo Alto, CA, The United States
February 21, 1953

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Katherine Newman is Professor of Sociology and James Knapp Dean of the Krieger School of Arts and Sciences at Johns Hopkins University. Author of several books on middle class economic instability, urban poverty, and the sociology of inequality, she previously taught at the University of California (Berkeley), Columbia, Harvard, and Princeton.

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No Shame in My Game: The Wo...

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The Missing Class: Portrait...

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Chutes and Ladders: Navigat...

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The Accordion Family: Boome...

3.29 avg rating — 41 ratings — published 2012 — 5 editions
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Falling from Grace: Downwar...

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After Freedom: The Rise of ...

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Reskilling America: Learnin...

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Taxing the Poor: Doing Dama...

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