Author: Matthew Desmond
Publisher: Broadway Books
ISBN: 0553447440
Size: 57.89 MB
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WINNER OF THE 2017 PULITZER PRIZE GENERAL NON-FICTION From Harvard sociologist and MacArthur "Genius" Matthew Desmond, a landmark work of scholarship and reportage that will forever change the way we look at poverty in America In this ...


Author: Matthew Desmond
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241260876
Size: 71.34 MB
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Scott, a nurse turned addict, lives in a gutted-out trailer. This is their world. And this is the twenty-first century: where fewer and fewer people can afford a simple roof over their head.


Author: Matthew Desmond
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 0553447432
Size: 17.29 MB
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In the inner city, eviction has become ordinary, especially for single mothers. In vivid, intimate prose, Desmond provides a ground-level view of one of the most urgent issues facing America today.

On The Fireline

Author: Matthew Desmond
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
ISBN: 0226144070
Size: 63.49 MB
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On the Fireline shows that these firefighters aren’t the adrenaline junkies or romantic heroes as they’re so often portrayed.


Author: Instaread
Publisher: Instaread Summaries
ISBN: 1945251042
Size: 30.68 MB
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Inside this Instaread Summary of Evicted · Overview of the book · Important People · Key Takeaways · Analysis of Key Takeaways About the Author With Instaread, you can get the key takeaways, summary and analysis of a book in 15 minutes.

On The Run

Author: Alice Goffman
Publisher: Picador
ISBN: 1250065674
Size: 21.16 MB
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"A remarkable feat of reporting . . . The level of detail in this book and Goffman's ability to understand her subjects' motivations are astonishing—and riveting."—The New York Times Book Review


Author: Sam Quinones
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA
ISBN: 1620402513
Size: 76.32 MB
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Introducing a memorable cast of characters--pharma pioneers, young Mexican entrepreneurs, narcotics investigators, survivors, and parents--Quinones shows how these tales fit together.

A Better Politics

Author: Danny Dorling
Publisher: London School of Economics and Political Science
ISBN: 9781907994531
Size: 27.35 MB
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The aim of this book is to inspire a better politics: one that will enable future generations to be happier.

Behind The Beautiful Forevers

Author: Katherine Boo
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0679643958
Size: 24.87 MB
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In this brilliant, breathtaking book by Pulitzer Prize winner Katherine Boo, a bewildering age of global change and inequality is made human through the dramatic story of families striving toward a better life in Annawadi, a makeshift ...

Poverty And Place

Author: Paul A. Jargowsky
Publisher: Russell Sage Foundation
ISBN: 161044308X
Size: 67.41 MB
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Poverty and Place sets forth the facts necessary to inform the public understanding of the growth of concentrated poverty, and confronts essential questions about how the spiral of urban decay in our nation's cities can be reversed.