Working Americans 1900-2021: Vol. 17: Teens in America
Spanning from the 1880's to present day, this brand new volume in the popular Working Americans series highlights the experiences of American teenagers as they join the work force. Each chapter follows the lives of three to five working teens, providing in-depth information on how they balance their lives at work, at home and at school. Some have part-time babysitting gigs, others have summer jobs, after-school jobs or unpaid internships, while others have to work to help support their family, this text covers it all to provide readers with an in-depth and wide-ranging look at what it means to be a teenager at work in America.