1. The Myth of the Model Family (Harmony at Home)
? Growing Pains: Beyond One Big Happy Family
? What We Really Miss About the 1950s
? From Dubious Conceptions: The Politics of Teenage Pregnancy
2. The Myth of Education and Empowerment (Learning Power)
? From Social Class and the Hidden Curriculum of Work
? Higher Education: Colder by Degrees
3. The Myth of Individual Opportunity (Money and Success)
? From Ragged Dick; From Collin Powell: Straight to the Top
? Horatio Alger; Stephen Cruz
? Rewards and Opportunities: The Politics and Economics of Class in the US
? Have-Mores and Have-Lesses; Streets of Gold: The Myth of the Model Minority
4. Myths of Gender (True Women and Real Men)
? Becoming Members of Society: Learning the Social Meaning of Gender; Nora Quealey
? Advertising and the Construction of Violent White Masculinity
? Boys Will Be Boys and Girls Will Not
5. The Myth of the Melting Pot (Created Equal)
? From Individual to Structural Discrimination; Im Black, Youre White, Whos Innocent?
? Can a New Race Surmount Old Prejudices?
6. The Myth of Freedom (Liberty and Justice for All)
? New Peoples and New Societies; Essay in the Harness: The Tyranny of Freedom
? The Price of Admission: Harassment and Free Speech in the Wild, Wild West
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