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Broke, USA : From Pawnshops to Poverty, Inc.: How the Working Poor Became Big Business
by Gary Rivlin


Overview - From the author of the New York Times Notable Book of the Year Drive By comes a unique and riveting exploration of one of America's largest and fastest-growing industries--the business of poverty. Broke, USA is a Fast Food Nation for the "poverty industry" that will also appeal to readers of Barbara Ehrenreich ( Nickel and Dimed ) and David Shipler ( The Working Poor ).  Read more...

 
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Overview
From the author of the New York Times Notable Book of the Year Drive By comes a unique and riveting exploration of one of America's largest and fastest-growing industries--the business of poverty. Broke, USA is a Fast Food Nation for the "poverty industry" that will also appeal to readers of Barbara Ehrenreich (Nickel and Dimed) and David Shipler (The Working Poor).

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780061733208
  • ISBN-10: 0061733202
  • Publisher: Harper Paperbacks
  • Publish Date: June 2011
  • Page Count: 358
  • Dimensions: 7.98 x 5.45 x 0.91 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds


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