The Resource The Book of the Poor : Who They Are, What They Say, and How To End Their Poverty, (electronic resource)

The Book of the Poor : Who They Are, What They Say, and How To End Their Poverty, (electronic resource)

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The Book of the Poor : Who They Are, What They Say, and How To End Their Poverty
Title
The Book of the Poor
Title remainder
Who They Are, What They Say, and How To End Their Poverty
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Language
eng
Summary
This stirring work takes readers on a heartbreaking, illuminating, and inspiring journey into the homes and lives of the 16 percent who live below the poverty threshold. Author and retired Chicago Tribune reporter Kenan Heise culls 50 years of his published interviews with the poor and destitute to allow them to tell their own stories in their own voices to provide a sobering call to action. With full discussions on a myriad of topics-including the history of poverty, the use of drugs and alcohol among the poor, the lasting result of Reaganomics, the importance of minimum wage, and the relatio
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MHW
Dewey number
362.50973
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV91
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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adult
The Book of the Poor : Who They Are, What They Say, and How To End Their Poverty, (electronic resource)
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The Book of the Poor : Who They Are, What They Say, and How To End Their Poverty, (electronic resource)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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1 online resource (374 pages).
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online
Isbn
9781936863341
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
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remote
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