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The Resource Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city, Matthew Desmond, (text large print)

Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city, Matthew Desmond, (text large print)

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Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city
Title
Evicted
Title remainder
poverty and profit in the American city
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Desmond
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harvard sociologist and MacArthur "Genius" Matthew Desmond follows eight families in Milwaukee as they struggle to keep a roof over their heads
Summary
A Harvard sociologist examines the under-represented 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
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2017.
  • Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Non-Fiction, 2017.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2016
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2016
  • National Book Critics Circle Award for Non-Fiction, 2016.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2016
  • PEN New England Award for Nonfiction, 2017.
  • Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction, 2017.
  • Robert F. Kennedy Book Award, 2017.
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10466736
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
339.460973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
Target audience
adult
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poverty and profit in the American city
Label
Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city, Matthew Desmond, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes a reader's guide (pages 677-681)
  • Originally published: New York : Broadway Books, [2016]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-675)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
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
Control code
987212599
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
A large print edition.
Extent
687 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432843137
Lccn
2017022624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987212599
Label
Evicted : poverty and profit in the American city, Matthew Desmond, (text large print)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Includes a reader's guide (pages 677-681)
  • Originally published: New York : Broadway Books, [2016]
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 519-675)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
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
Control code
987212599
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
A large print edition.
Extent
687 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781432843137
Lccn
2017022624
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)987212599

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