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White Collar: The American Middle Classes Paperback – September 26, 2002

ISBN-13: 978-0195157086 ISBN-10: 0195157087 Edition: 50th anniversary

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  • Paperback: 416 pages
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press; 50th anniversary edition (September 26, 2002)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0195157087
  • ISBN-13: 978-0195157086
  • Product Dimensions: 1 x 6.4 x 8.2 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 12 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #729,129 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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"A book that persons of every level of the white collar pyramid should read and ponder. It will alert them to their condition for their better salvation."--Horace M. Kaellen, The New York Times (on the first edition)

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The late C. Wright Mills, former Professor of Sociology at Columbia University, was a leading critic of modern American civilization. His other books include The Sociological Imagination and The Power Elite (both O.U.P.). Russell Jacoby is Professor of History at U.C.L.A. and a contributing writer to The Nation, The New York Times, and Harper's.

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0 of 5 people found the following review helpful By dyheart on March 26, 2013
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I liked how it gave links to illustrate the point Mills was trying to illustrate in more detail. It was actually every Easy to follow
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