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Product Description: Presents details of pay, responsibilities, training and skill required, working conditions, and outlook for three hundred jobs that do not require a college degree.

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9781593576585 | 3 edition (Jist Works, March 1, 2009), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Presents details of pay, responsibilities, training and skill required, working conditions, and outlook for three hundred jobs that do not require a college degree.

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Product Description: No bachelors degree? As people like Bill Gates, Rachael Ray, and Matt Drudge have shown, it is no problem. Discover the 300 jobs with the best pay, fastest growth, and most openings no four year degree required. The author has taken massive data from the Department of Labor s Occupational Information Network database and other sources and turned it into a useful , interesting resource for workers who want good jobs and career advancement without four years in college...read more

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9781593579289 | 4th edition (Jist Works, November 1, 2012), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: No bachelors degree?

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In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, the author works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.

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9781587243684 | Large print edition (Wheeler Pub Inc, January 1, 2003), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, the author works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.
9780805063882 | Metropolitan Books, May 1, 2001, cover price $23.00 | About this edition: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.

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9780312626686 | 10 anv edition (Picador USA, August 2, 2011), cover price $16.00
9780805088380 | Reprint edition (Henry Holt & Co, June 24, 2008), cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The bestselling, landmark work of undercover reportage, now updatedAcclaimed as an instant classic upon publication, Nickel and Dimed has sold more than 1.
9780805063899 | Reprint edition (Owl Books, May 1, 2002), cover price $13.00 | About this edition: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.

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9780606260008 | Demco Media, December 1, 2002, cover price $22.35 | About this edition: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.

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9781439558324 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, October 4, 2008), cover price $23.00
9781417618583, titled "Nickel And Dimed: On Not Getting By In America" | Turtleback Books, May 1, 2002, cover price $25.75 | About this edition: In an attempt to understand the lives of Americans earning near-minimum wages, Ehrenreich works as a waitress in Florida, a cleaning woman in Maine, and a sales clerk in Minnesota.

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Product Description: Many jobs without a four-year degree are growing. Explore 100 careers that don t require a bachelor s degree, assess which ones match your skills, and get the job you want quickly with this authoritative resource. In one time-saving volume, job seekers and students find everything they need to research careers; learn about pay, outlook through 2018, education, and skills for the 100 jobs; match their personal skills to the jobs; and take seven steps to land a good job in less time...read more

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9781593577841 | 10th edition (Jist Works, August 1, 2011), cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Many jobs without a four-year degree are growing.

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Product Description: The only annually updated guide to summer jobs available for students and young people taking a gap year or travel break. Now in its 42nd edition, Summer Jobs Worldwide 2011 covers both paid and unpaid job opportunities in Europe and around the world, from crewing yachts in the Canaries and picking strawberries in Denmark to teaching in Japan...read more
By Susan Griffith (introduced by)

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9781854585653 | Vacation-Work, November 16, 2010, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: The only annually updated guide to summer jobs available for students and young people taking a gap year or travel break.

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Product Description: This study of canal construction workers between 1780-1860 challenges labor history's focus on skilled craftsmen. Canalers were unskilled workers, often members of despised social groups such as Irish immigrants and African-American slaves...read more

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9780521440332 | Cambridge Univ Pr, November 1, 1993, cover price $52.99 | About this edition: This study of canal construction workers between 1780-1860 challenges labor history's focus on skilled craftsmen.

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9780521102650 | Reissue edition (Cambridge Univ Pr, March 12, 2009), cover price $49.99 | About this edition: This study of canal construction workers between 1780-1860 challenges labor history's focus on skilled craftsmen.

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Product Description: Offers job descriptions and career planning tips for people who choose not to pursue a college degree, including information about working conditions, training, qualifications, job outlook, and salary for one hundred such jobs.

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9781593576004, titled "Top 100 Careers Without a Four Year Degree: Your Complete Guidebook to Major Jobs in Many Fields" | 9 edition (Jist Works, October 1, 2008), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Offers job descriptions and career planning tips for people who choose not to pursue a college degree, including information about working conditions, training, qualifications, job outlook, and salary for one hundred such jobs.

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Offers job descriptions and career planning tips for people who choose not to pursue a college degree, including information about working conditions, training, qualifications, job outlook, and salary for one hundred such jobs.

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9781593573195 | 8 edition (Jist Works, December 1, 2006), cover price $17.95 | About this edition: Offers job descriptions and career planning tips for people who choose not to pursue a college degree, including information about working conditions, training, qualifications, job outlook, and salary for one hundred such jobs.

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In just two steps, "300 Best Jobs without a Four-Year Degree" helps the non-college grad quickly and easily narrow their career options and learn more about jobs of interest. Step One: Readers browse a variety of "best jobs" lists. Step Two: Readers learn more about the jobs of interest by looking up their descriptions. Features more than 50 "best jobs" lists, including best pay, fastest growth, most openings, best part-time, best for self-employment, and more.

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9781593572426 | 2 edition (Jist Works, February 1, 2006), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In just two steps, "300 Best Jobs without a Four-Year Degree" helps the non-college grad quickly and easily narrow their career options and learn more about jobs of interest.
9781563708619 | Jist Works, October 1, 2002, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: In just two steps, "300 Best Jobs without a Four-Year Degree" helps the non-college grad quickly and easily narrow their career options and learn more about jobs of interest.

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9781417685769 | Turtleback Books, February 1, 2006, cover price $29.35 | also contains 300 Best Jobs Without a Four-Year Degree

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Offers job descriptions and career planning information for people who choose not to pursue a college degree.

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9781593570729 | Jist Works, November 1, 2004, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Offers job descriptions and career planning information for people who choose not to pursue a college degree.

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Offers job descriptions and career planning information for people who choose not to pursue a college degree. (view table of contents)

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9781563708824 | 6 edition (Jist Works, September 1, 2002), cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Offers job descriptions and career planning information for people who choose not to pursue a college degree.

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Product Description: This is a classic work in the fields of Women's Studies and Sociology. On its 10th Anniversary, it is still a vital and moving study of the lives of immigrant domestic workers, and is constantly cited in the research. Romero's new introduction will offer a fresh look at the material, including more recent events, proving that the issues discussed in the book are still very relevant to today's world...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780415906111 | Routledge, September 1, 1992, cover price $165.00 | About this edition: Studies of household labor have largely neglected the employment of domestic workers nor have they sufficiently addressed the issue of unpaid housework.

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9780415935418, titled "Maid in the U.S.A" | 2 annual edition (Routledge, June 1, 2002), cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This is a classic work in the fields of Women's Studies and Sociology.
9780415906128 | Routledge, September 1, 1992, cover price $36.95 | also contains River Song: Naxiyamtama (Snake River-palouse) Oral Traditions from Mary Jim, Andrew George, Gordon Fisher, and Emily Peone | About this edition: Studies of household labor have largely neglected the employment of domestic workers nor have they sufficiently addressed the issue of unpaid housework.

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Offers job descriptions and career planning information (view table of contents)

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9781563704901, titled "America's Top Jobs for People Without a Four-Year Degree: Featuring Good Jobs in All Major Occupations and Industries" | Jist Works, August 1, 1998, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers job descriptions and career planning information

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9780613241588, titled "America's Top Jobs for People Without a Four-Year Degree: Featuring Good Jobs in All Major Occupations and Industries" | Turtleback Books, March 1, 2001, cover price $26.85 | About this edition: Offers job descriptions and career planning information

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Offers job descriptions and career planning information for people who choose not to pursue a college degree. (view table of contents)

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9781563707223 | 5th edition (Jist Works, September 1, 2000), cover price $16.95 | About this edition: Offers job descriptions and career planning information for people who choose not to pursue a college degree.

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Product Description: The American economy is in danger of leaving its low-skilled workers behind. In the last two decades, the wages and employment levels of the least educated and experienced workers have fallen disastrously. Where willing workers once found ready employment at reasonable wages, our computerized, service-oriented economy demands workers who can read and write, master technology, deal with customers, and much else...read more

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9780871543615 | Russell Sage Foundation, September 1, 2000, cover price $16.95 | About this edition: The American economy is in danger of leaving its low-skilled workers behind.

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Product Description: Using data from local surveys, interviews, and national statistics, this comparative study of two Central American cities similarly positioned in the world economy looks at how people make a living outside the mainstream of economic life, in the "informal economy," what opportunities they have for social mobility, and how state policies affect their life chances...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780271020273 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $72.95 | About this edition: Using data from local surveys, interviews, and national statistics, this comparative study of two Central American cities similarly positioned in the world economy looks at how people make a living outside the mainstream of economic life, in the "informal economy," what opportunities they have for social mobility, and how state policies affect their life chances.

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9780271020280 | Pennsylvania State Univ Pr, April 1, 2000, cover price $35.95 | About this edition: Using data from local surveys, interviews, and national statistics, this comparative study of two Central American cities similarly positioned in the world economy looks at how people make a living outside the mainstream of economic life, in the "informal economy," what opportunities they have for social mobility, and how state policies affect their life chances.
9780063118508, titled "Continuous Time Finance" | Blackwell Pub, June 1, 1992, cover price $31.95 | also contains Continuous Time Finance | About this edition: The introduction of the concepts of continuous-time optimization and stochastic process that have enabled financial economists to integrate both dynamics and uncertainty into the study of optimal intertemporal allocations of resources, portfolio selection, and the dynamic behaviour of security prices represents one of the great advances in economic theory of this generation.
9780063181458, titled "Assessing Students" | Harpercollins College Div, April 1, 1980, cover price $11.50 | also contains Assessing Students | About this edition: Assessment methods can largely determine what and how students learn, so it is vital that our assessment methods are appropriate to our true educational purposes.

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Product Description: The American economy is in danger of leaving its low-skilled workers behind. In the last two decades, the wages and employment levels of the least educated and experienced workers have fallen disastrously. Where willing workers once found ready employment at reasonable wages, our computerized, service-oriented economy demands workers who can read and write, master technology, deal with customers, and much else...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Richard B. Freeman (editor) and Peter Gottschalk (editor)

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9780871543608 | Russell Sage Foundation, February 1, 1998, cover price $38.50 | About this edition: The American economy is in danger of leaving its low-skilled workers behind.

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Product Description: Canal construction played a significant role in the rise of industrial America opening up new markets, employing an army of workers, and initiating the ties between capital and government that remain important to this day. The work went forward using simple tools and the brute strength of men and animals, with diggers working twelve-hour days and suffering the ravages of disease and injury...read more

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9780801855221 | Reprint edition (Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, January 2, 1997), cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Canal construction played a significant role in the rise of industrial America opening up new markets, employing an army of workers, and initiating the ties between capital and government that remain important to this day.

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Product Description: Not all great jobs require four years of college. In fact, projections show that up to 75% of future skilled jobs will not require a four-year degree. Mike Farr has complied these jobs--with job descriptions, market projections, job search techniques, and more--into a valuable resource guide...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9781563702822 | Jist Works, September 1, 1996, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: Not all great jobs require four years of college.

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Product Description: In this analysis of lower-class life in Tokugawa Japan (1603-1868), Gary Leupp vividly portrays the emergence of an urban proletariat during a time of extraordinary economic change. With the rapid increase in commercial activity, products previously restricted to use by the elite became commodities for mass consumption...read more

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9780691031392 | Princeton Univ Pr, June 1, 1992, cover price $42.50 | About this edition: In this analysis of lower-class life in Tokugawa Japan (1603-1868), Gary Leupp vividly portrays the emergence of an urban proletariat during a time of extraordinary economic change.

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9780691029610 | Princeton Univ Pr, January 1, 1995, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: In this analysis of lower-class life in Tokugawa Japan (1603-1868), Gary Leupp vividly portrays the emergence of an urban proletariat during a time of extraordinary economic change.

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Product Description: Cattle has been big business in Australia for well over a century and earns substantial export dollars. Yet the contribution that Aboriginal people have made to this key sector of the Australian economy has not been widely recognised...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780521465069 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $69.95 | About this edition: Cattle has been big business in Australia for well over a century and earns substantial export dollars.

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9780521469159 | Cambridge Univ Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Cattle has been big business in Australia for well over a century and earns substantial export dollars.

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Product Description: This book addresses the ways employers in American industries use race, gender, ethnicity, and institutions of the state and the church to manipulate workers’ networks and communities, and ultimately, to control the supplies and characteristics of their labor...read more

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9780791413098 | State Univ of New York Pr, April 1, 1993, cover price $60.50 | About this edition: This book addresses the ways employers in American industries use race, gender, ethnicity, and institutions of the state and the church to manipulate workers’ networks and communities, and ultimately, to control the supplies and characteristics of their labor.

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9780791413104 | State Univ of New York Pr, March 1, 1993, cover price $33.95 | About this edition: This book addresses the ways employers in American industries use race, gender, ethnicity, and institutions of the state and the church to manipulate workers’ networks and communities, and ultimately, to control the supplies and characteristics of their labor.

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Product Description: The introduction of the concepts of continuous-time optimization and stochastic process that have enabled financial economists to integrate both dynamics and uncertainty into the study of optimal intertemporal allocations of resources, portfolio selection, and the dynamic behaviour of security prices represents one of the great advances in economic theory of this generation...read more

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9780063118508 | Blackwell Pub, June 1, 1992, cover price $31.95 | also contains Developing Poverty: The State, Labor Market Deregulation, and the Informal Economy in Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic | About this edition: The introduction of the concepts of continuous-time optimization and stochastic process that have enabled financial economists to integrate both dynamics and uncertainty into the study of optimal intertemporal allocations of resources, portfolio selection, and the dynamic behaviour of security prices represents one of the great advances in economic theory of this generation.

Product Description: Assessment methods can largely determine what and how students learn, so it is vital that our assessment methods are appropriate to our true educational purposes. This book examines the issues underlying assessment procedures, such as truth, fairness, trust, humanity and social justice and goes on to consider the five key dimensions of assessment:* why assess?* what to assess?* how to assess?* How to interpret?* How to respond?Having guided us through the many conceptual and terminological traps, the book ends constructively with seventeen proposals for making assessment work in the best interests of our students...read more

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9780063181458 | Harpercollins College Div, April 1, 1980, cover price $11.50 | also contains Developing Poverty: The State, Labor Market Deregulation, and the Informal Economy in Costa Rica and the Dominican Republic | About this edition: Assessment methods can largely determine what and how students learn, so it is vital that our assessment methods are appropriate to our true educational purposes.

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