The essays in this collection challenge the predominant image of working class people in higher education by providing a series of analyses and personal commentaries from a wide range of working class academics. Reflections From the Wrong Side of the Tracks imparts a critical and substantial narrative about what it means to be from the working class and work in academe.... far without having obtained a single student loan; just lots of credit card debt to pay for groceries and constant repairs on ... of the University of Minnesota had afforded me the funds to pay off my credit cards and to purchase a new Geo Metro.
|Title||:||Reflections from the Wrong Side of the Tracks|
|Author||:||C. Vincent Samarco, Stephen L. Muzzatti|
|Publisher||:||Rowman & Littlefield - 2006|