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Bensman, David, and Roberta Lynch. Rusted Dreams: Hard Times in a Steel Community. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1987.

Bruno, Robert. Steelworker Alley: How Class Works in Youngstown. Ithaca: ILR/Cornell Press, 1999.

Cushman, Ellen.  The Struggle and the Tools: Oral and Literate Strategies in an Inner-city Community.  Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, 1998.

DeVault, Ileen A. Sons and Daughters of Labor: Class and Clerical Work in Turn-of-the-Century Pittsburgh. Ithaca; London: Cornell University Press, 1990.

Dudley, Kathryn Marie.  The End of the Line: Lost Jobs, New Lives in Post-industrial America.  Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1994.

Halle, David. America's Working Man: Work, Home, and Politics among Blue-Collar Property Owners. Chicago; London: University of Chicago Press, 1984.

Howell, Joseph T. Hard Living on Clay Street; Portraits of Blue Collar Families, 1st. ed. Garden City, NY: Anchor Press, 1973.

Kadi,  Joanna.  Thinking Class: Sketches from a Cultural Worker.  Boston, MA: South End Press, 1996.

Kefalas, Maria. Working-Class Heros: Protecting Home, Community and Nation in a Chicago Neighborhood. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2003.

LeMasters, E.E. Blue-Collar Aristocrats: Life-Styles at a Working Class Tavern. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1975.

Linkon, Sherry Lee and John Russo.  Steeltown U.S.A.: Work and Memory in Youngstown.  University Press of Kansas, 2002.

MacLeod, Jay. Ain't No Makin' It: Leveled Aspirations in a Low-Income Neighborhood. Boulder: Westview Press, 1987.

Paules, Greta Foff. Dishing It Out: Power and Resistance among Waitresses in a New Jersey Restaurant. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 1991.

Riemer, Jeffrey W. Hard Hats: The Work World of Construction Workers. Beverly Hills; London: Sage Publications, 1979.

Waldrep, George Calvin. Southern Workers and the Search for Community: Spartanburg, County, South Carolina. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2000.

Whyte, William Foote. Street Corner Society: The Social Structure of an Italian Slum. Chicago; London: University of Chicago Press, 1943, 1955.

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