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Elsewhere U.S.A.

Dalton Conley

Elsewhere U.S.A.

by Dalton Conley

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social change,
  • Social structure,
  • Social problems,
  • Economic indicators,
  • Social indicators

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Other titlesElsewhere USA
    StatementDalton Conley.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM831 .C654 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 221 p. ;
    Number of Pages221
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23118050M
    ISBN 100375422900
    ISBN 109780375422904
    LC Control Number2007050081

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In Elsewhere, U.S.A., acclaimed sociologist Dalton Conley connects our day-to-day experiences with occasionally overlooked sociological changes, from women’s increasing participation in the labor force to rising economic inequality among successful professionals. In doing so, he provides us with an X-ray view of our new social reality.

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The book talks about a dozen different sociological impacts of the leading edge of a revolution in the way we live, mostly caused by new technology.

The idea of being one place in body and elsewhere in mind or sprit by virtue of you BlackBerry is used as a metaphor for these dozen or so new developments. Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index Examining the dramatic changes that have occurred in American society over the past three decades, the author of The Pecking Order offers a thoughtful study of the new social realities of life, explaining how the social, economic, and technological transformation has reshaped individual livesPages:   “A new breed of American has arrived on the scene,” Conley, a professor at New York University, declares in “Elsewhere, U.S.A.,” his compact guidebook to our nervous new world.

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always feeling that they should be elsewhere. In the Elsewhere Society, these young married professionals earning $K suffer fragmented identities (investment bankers are alienated!), live multiple lives (with more available through new e-mail accounts) and anxiously work harder than ever to get ahead.

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