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Evicted

Poverty and Profit in the American City

by Matthew Desmond

In Evicted, Princeton sociologist and MacArthur "Genius" Matthew Desmond follows eight families in Milwaukee as they struggle to keep a roof over their heads. Evicted transforms our understanding of poverty and economic exploitation while providing fresh ideas for solving one of 21st-century America's most devastating problems. Its unforgettable sc...
Publish Date
2017
February 28
Goodreads rating
4.48
ISBN
9780553447453
Tags
nonfictionsociologysocial-sciencespolitics
Recommendations
2
Recommendations
Gave me a better sense of what it is like to be very poor in this country than anything else I have read.     source