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Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city

Desmond, Matthew.

New York : Crown Publishers, [2016]

x, 418 pages ; 25 cm.

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A Harvard sociologist examines the challenge of eviction as a formidable cause of poverty in America, revealing how millions of people are wrongly forced from their homes and reduced to cycles of extreme disadvantage that are reinforced by dysfunctional legal systems.

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ISBN:

978-0-553-44743-9

ISBN:

978-0-553-44743-9

ISBN:

978-0-553-44745-3

ISBN:

978-0-553-44745-3

LC Call No:

HD7287.96.U6 D47 2016

Dewey Class No:

339.4/60973 23

Author:

Desmond, Matthew.

Title:

Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city / Matthew Desmond.

Edition:

First Edition.

Physical:

x, 418 pages ; 25 cm.

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text rdacontent.

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unmediated rdamedia.

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Summary:

A Harvard sociologist examines the challenge of eviction as a formidable cause of poverty in America, revealing how millions of people are wrongly forced from their homes and reduced to cycles of extreme disadvantage that are reinforced by dysfunctional legal systems.

Subject:

Low-income housing--United States.

Subject:

Eviction--United States.

Subject:

Poverty--United States.

Subject:

Profit--United States.

Subject:

Cities and towns--United States.

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