Journals Higher Education



Published: 22 June 2020

192 Pages | 2 black and white line drawings


ISBN: 9780190854058

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Privilege Lost

Who Leaves the Upper Middle Class and How They Fall

Jessi Streib

  • Offers a new theory of downward mobility
  • Relies on ten years of longitudinal data with teens from across the country
  • Includes interesting stories of the downwardly mobile—a group that receives little attention