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Author Karjanen, David J., author
Title The servant class city : urban revitalization versus the working poor in San Diego / David J. Karjanen
Imprint Minneapolis, MN : University of Minnesota Press, [2016]
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  HT177.S37 K37 2016    AVAILABLE    30610020509253
Descript xi, 292 pages : illustrations, map ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series Globalization and community ; volume 25
Globalization and community ; v. 25
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 269-286) and index
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Changing urban fortunes -- Subsidizing capital and expanding low-wage work -- A good job is hard to find -- Working in the servant class -- Working in the hospitality industry -- Working retail in the inner city -- Working on, off, and around the books -- Living in the servant class economy -- Do-it-yourself safety nets -- Asset poverty and the high cost of fringe banking -- The low-income trap: barriers to economic mobility -- Conclusion: an expanding servant class or a pathway to prosperity? -- Appendix A. The communities -- Appendix B. Servant class occupations in san diego -- Appendix C. Survey data and methodology -- Bibliography -- Index
Subject Urban renewal -- California -- San Diego
Poor -- California -- San Diego
Low-income housing -- California -- San Diego
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