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People like us social class in America

New York, NY : The Center for New American Media ; Harriman, NY : distributed in the US by CNAM Film Library, c2001.

1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Interviews with Americans from diverse socioeconomic groups reveal the myths and realities of social class in the United States.

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ISBN:

978-1-877989-43-8

ISBN:

978-1-877989-43-8

LC Call No:

H57 .P46 2001

Title:

People like us [videorecording] : social class in America / The Center for New American Media and WETA Washington, D.C. in association with itvs Independent Television Service ; a film by Andrew Kolker & Louis Alvarez.

Publisher:

New York, NY : The Center for New American Media ; Harriman, NY : distributed in the US by CNAM Film Library, c2001.

Physical:

1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.

Notes:

Open-captioned version for the hearing impaired.

ParticipantNote:

R. Couri Hay, Bill Bear, Michael Birdwell, David Brooks, David Patrick Columbia, Tammy Crabtree, Stanley Crouch, John Diiulio, Barbara Ehrenreich, Dana Felty, Paul Fussell, Lawrence Otis Graham, Pat Gulden. Benilde Little, Carlotta Miles, Lang Phipps, Joe Queenan, Dan Rodricks, Ginie Polo Sayles, Bryon Smith, Tom Smith, Eleanor Weller, Robert A. M. Stern ; narrator, Rudy Cheeks.

Summary:

Interviews with Americans from diverse socioeconomic groups reveal the myths and realities of social class in the United States.

Subject:

Social classes--United States.

Subject:

Documentary films.

Subject:

Films for the hearing impaired.

AE:PersName:

Alvarez, Louis.

AE:PersName:

Kolker, Andrew.

AE:CorpName:

Center for New American Media.

AE:CorpName:

WETA-TV (Television station : Washington, D.C.)

AE:CorpName:

Independent Television Service.

Link:

Teacher's manual, statistics :

Link:

Game :

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505 ContentsNote 0   $a Formatted contents note  Part 1. The choices you make reveal your class (Joe Queenan's balsamic vinegar tour ; The trouble with tofu ; How to marry the rich) -- Part 2. A tour through the landscape of class (WASP lessons ; Bourgeois blues ; Tammy's story) -- Part 3. Blue collar life in a white collar world (Gnomes r us ; Friends in low places ; Don't get above your raisin') -- Part 4. Understanding the rules of the game (All you need is cash ; Most likely to succeed).
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856 ElectronicLocat 42  $3 Materials specified  Game :
    $u Uniform Resource Identifier  http://www.pbs.org/peoplelikeus/games/index.html

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