Working with class : social workers and the politics of middle-class identity / Daniel J. Walkowitz.Material type: TextPublication details: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©1999. Description: 1 online resource (xxi, 413 pages) : illustrationsContent type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 0807861200; 9780807861202; 0807824542; 9780807824542Subject(s): Middle class -- United States | Social workers -- New York (State) -- New York | Group identity -- New York (State) -- New York | SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Social Classes | Group identity | Middle class | Social workers | New York (State) -- New York | United States | Sozialarbeiter | Mittelstand | Gruppenidentität | Maatschappelijk werkers | Middenklassen | Identiteit | USAGenre/Form: Electronic books. | Electronic books. Additional physical formats: Print version:: Working with class.DDC classification: 305.5/5/0973 LOC classification: HT690.U6 | W35 1999ebOther classification: 15.85 Online resources: Click here to access online
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Cover Page; Working with Class; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; Figures; Preface; Acknowledgments; Abbreviations; Epigraph; Prologue: Locating the Middle Class; Part One: The Professionalizing Project; Chapter One: The Invention of the Social Worker; Chapter Two: The Professionalization of the Caseworker; Chapter Three: The Making of a Feminine Professional Identity; Part Two: The Middle-Class Worker; Chapter Four: The Professional Worker in the Public Sector; Chapter Five: The Professional Worker in the Private Sector; Chapter Six: The Evisceration of the Professional Worker Identity
Part Three: Race and the Classless ClassChapter Seven: Race and the Modern Professional; Chapter Eight: Jews, Blacks, and a Counternarrative for the Middle Class; Epilogue: Work and the Politics of the Middle Class; Appendix; Notes; Bibliographical Essay; Index
Working with Class: Social Workers and the Politics of Middle-Class Identity.