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Katherine S. Newman

Katherine S. Newman
Will Kirk

Katherine S. Newman is the author of several books on topics ranging from urban poverty to middle-class economic insecurity to school violence. No Shame in My Game: the Working Poor in the Inner City received the Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Book Prize and the Sidney Hillman Foundation Book Award. Newman, who has held positions at Johns Hopkins, Harvard, and Princeton, is currently senior vice president for academic affairs for the University of Massachusetts system.

Katherine S. Newman

Downhill from Here

Katherine S. Newman
Henry Holt and Co.
Metropolitan Books

A sharp examination of the looming financial catastrophe of retirement in America.

As millions of Baby Boomers reach their golden years, the state of retirement in...

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Reskilling America

Katherine S. Newman and Hella Winston
Henry Holt and Co.
Metropolitan Books

From Katherine Newman, award-winning author of No Shame in My Game, and sociologist Hella Winston, a sharp and irrefutable call to reenergize this nation's long-neglected system of vocational...

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