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Uneasy street: the anxieties of affluence (princeton university press, 2017), professor sherman's second book, uses in-depth interviews to explore the lived experience of privilege among wealthy and affluent new york parents the book has been covered or reviewed by the new york times, the new york post, the times. Guidelines for doctoral dissertations in english (revised 11/16/ 07) 1 before you begin working full time on a dissertation you must advance to candidacy – ie, you must have successfully completed a eight graduate courses taken after your admission to the phd program b three field exams, and.
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