The Working Poor: Invisible in America

The Working Poor: Invisible in America

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From the author of the Pulitzer Prize–winning Arab and Jew, an intimate portrait unfolds of working American families struggling against insurmountable odds to escape poverty.

As David K. Shipler makes clear in this powerful, humane study, the invisible poor are engaged in the activity most respected in American ideology—hard, honest work. But their version of the American Dream is a nightmare: low-paying, dead-end jobs; the profound failure of government to… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Vintage (November 12, 2008)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 352 pages

File size: 1.9 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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