Barbara Ehrenreich Questions and Answers

Barbara Ehrenreich

Barbara Ehrenreich's tends to favor the portrayal of corporate business as a villain in low-paying jobs. Managerial positions are used to mentally wear down employees, telling them that things such...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2019, 8:38 pm (UTC)

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Barbara Ehrenreich

The crass language used in Nickle and Dimed is appropriate because it helps convey the rough and dehumanizing restaurant environment in which Ehrenreich works as a waitress. Her job at Jerry's...

Latest answer posted April 14, 2017, 9:46 am (UTC)

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Barbara Ehrenreich

One injustice or needless pain that Barbara Ehrenreich experiences in “Serving in Florida” involves her living situation. She can’t afford an apartment close to job opportunities. She has to get a...

Latest answer posted December 26, 2020, 5:22 pm (UTC)

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Barbara Ehrenreich

In the essay "A Uterus Is Not a Substitute for a Conscience," which was also published in various media outlets as "A Uterus Is No Substitute for a Conscience," "What Abu Ghraib Taught Me," and...

Latest answer posted March 16, 2020, 1:44 am (UTC)

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