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by Barbara Ehrenreich

Category: Essays and Correspondence
Subcategory: Fiction
Author: Barbara Ehrenreich
ISBN: 0060976888
ISBN13: 978-0060976880
Language: English
Publisher: Perennial (April 1, 1996)
Pages: 256
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The Snarling Citizen: Essays (1995). Blood Rites: Origins and History of the Passions of War (1997). Ehrenreich was diagnosed with breast cancer shortly after the release of her book Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America

The Snarling Citizen: Essays (1995). Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By In America (2001). Ehrenreich was diagnosed with breast cancer shortly after the release of her book Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America. This led to the award-winning article "Welcome to Cancerland," published in the November 2001 issue of Harper's Magazine

The snarling citizen: essays. Barbara Ehrenreich is the bestselling author of Nickel and Dimed, Bait and Switch, Bright-sided, This Land Is Their Land, Dancing in the Streets and Blood Rites, among others

The snarling citizen: essays. Ehrenreich (The Worst Years of Our Lives, LJ 4/15/90) writes about everything from Anita Hill to the Zeitgeist in this collection of essays. She has a fresh, challenging perspective, whether she's. Barbara Ehrenreich is the bestselling author of Nickel and Dimed, Bait and Switch, Bright-sided, This Land Is Their Land, Dancing in the Streets and Blood Rites, among others. A frequent contributor to Harper's and The Nation, she has also been a columnist at The New York Times and Time magazine. She is the winner of the . Times Book Prize for Current Interest and ALA Notable Books for Nonfiction.

A sharp-witted knockdown of America's love affair with positive thinking and an urgent call for a new commitment to realism. Americans are a "positive" people-cheerful, optimistic, and upbeat: this is our reputation as well as our self-image. But more than a temperament, being positive, we are told, is the key to success and prosperity. Americans' working lives are growing more precarious every day.

The Snarling Citizen: Essays. by Barbara Ehrenreich.

Keep your face always toward the sunshine - and shadows will fall behind you. ― Walt Whitman. Male Fantasies: Volume 1: Women, Floods, Bodies, History. by Klaus Theweleit · Barbara Ehrenreich · Chris Turner. The Snarling Citizen: Essays. There are no pieties, liberal or conservative, in Ehrenreich's world. Fiercely funny and militantly uncompromising, The Snarling Citizen contains something to offend almost everyone, from Rush Limbaugh to Hillary Clinton, and something to delight everyone.

The Snarling Citizen book. Barbara Ehrenreich is an American journalist and the bestselling author of sixteen previous books, including the bestsellers Nickel and Dimed and Bait and Switch

The Snarling Citizen book. Barbara Ehrenreich is an American journalist and the bestselling author of sixteen previous books, including the bestsellers Nickel and Dimed and Bait and Switch. A frequent contributor to Harpers and The Nation, she has also been a columnist at The New York Times and Time Magazine. Books by Barbara Ehrenreich.

See contact information and details about Barbara Ehrenreich. Barbara Ehrenreich is an American feminist, socialist and political activist. She is a widely read columnist and essayist, and the author of nearly 20 books on-fiction

See contact information and details about Barbara Ehrenreich. She is a widely read columnist and essayist, and the author of nearly 20 books on-fiction

Barbara Ehrenreich, at home in Virginia, examines the smiley-faced culture that surrounds breast cancer patients in her latest book . Barbara Ehrenreich wants to make clear that she is not a spoilsport.

Barbara Ehrenreich, at home in Virginia, examines the smiley-faced culture that surrounds breast cancer patients in her latest book, Bright-sided. No one can call me a sourpuss, she declared. I have a big foot in the joy camp. She is the author of Dancing in the Streets, a history of collective joy, she notes, and a lot of fun at parties. So her new book, Bright-sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive Thinking Has Undermined America, should not be mistaken for a curmudgeonly rant

The bestselling, landmark work of undercover reportage, now updated Acclaimed as an instant classic upon publication, Nickel and Dimed has sold more than . million copies and become a staple of classroom reading. Chosen for one book initiatives across the country, it has fueled nationwide campaigns for a living wage. A sharp-witted knockdown of America's love affair with positive thinking and an urgent call for a new commitment to realism Americans are a "positive" people-cheerful, optimistic, and upbeat: this is our reputation as well as our self-image.

A satirist and social commentator looks into the soul of the 1990s in a collection of essays that takes a sharp look at both conservative and liberal viewpoints
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