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

Desmond, Matthew, (author.).


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Windham Free Library - Windham Center 339.4 DES (Text to phone) 33760138518246 Adult Nonfiction Available -

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General Note:
Originally published: New York : Broadway Books, [2016].
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Cold city -- The business of owning the city -- Making rent -- Hot water -- A beautiful collection -- Thirteenth Street -- Rat hole -- The sick -- Christmas in room 400 -- Order some carryout -- Hypes for hire -- The 'hood is good -- Disposable ties -- E-24 -- High tolerance -- A nuisance -- Ashes on snow -- This is America -- Lobster on food stamps -- Little -- Nobody wants the North Side -- Bigheaded boy -- If they give momma the punishment -- The serenity club -- Can't win for losing -- Home and hope -- About this project.
Summary, etc.:
Harvard sociologist and MacArthur "Genius" Matthew Desmond follows eight families in Milwaukee as they struggle to keep a roof over their heads.
Subject: Low-income housing > United States.
Eviction > United States.
Poverty > United States.
Profit > United States.
Cities and towns > United States.
Large print type books.
Genre: Large type books.

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