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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Declining Fortunes: The Wit...
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