Class in America: The American Middle Class, 1st Edition

  • Duchess Harris
  • Rebecca Rowell
  • Published By: ABDO Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 1532152930
  • ISBN-13: 9781532152931
  • DDC: 301.451
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 112 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2019 | Published/Released March 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2019

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This book takes a close look at the segment of the population that lies between the poor and the rich, examining how this group has played an important role in US society and how it has changed in recent decades. Features include a glossary, references, websites, source notes, and an index. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards. Essential Library is an imprint of Abdo Publishing, a division of ABDO.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: The Middle Class No More.
2: Defining the Middle Class.
3: History of the Middle Class.
4: An Economic Change.
5: A Shift in the Middle Class.
6: Struggling to Get by.
7: Gaps in the Middle Class.
8: Looking Ahead.
Essential Facts.
Additional Resources.
Source Notes.
About the Authors.