Book Discussion on Fear of Falling

Barbara Ehrenreich talked about her book [Fear of
Falling: The Inner Life of the Middle Class] in which she examined social… read more

Barbara Ehrenreich talked about her book [Fear of

Falling: The Inner Life of the Middle Class] in which she examined social stereotypes. A freelance writer and

a columnist and contributing editor for Ms. magazine, she also

holds a Ph.D. in biology. Coming from a blue-collar background, she

uses her experience to present a unique analysis of America, focusing

on the professional middle class, its prejudices and how stereotypes

are proliferated. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Book Discussion on Fear of Falling

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9435-1
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Booknotes
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 8, 1989
Last Aired:
Jul 11, 2004

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  • Oct 08, 1989 | 8:03pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 09, 1989 | 12:19am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 09, 1989 | 3:56am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 09, 1989 | 6:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 09, 1989 | 12:44pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 09, 1989 | 4:26pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Jul 10, 2004 | 6:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Jul 11, 2004 | 10:59am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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