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Published: 02 April 2021 (Estimated)

264 Pages

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ISBN: 9780190881382


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Poorly Understood

What America Gets Wrong About Poverty

Author Mark Robert Rank, Lawrence M. Eppard, and Heather E. Bullock

  • Addresses common misconceptions and myths surrounding poverty and inequality in America
  • Each chapter concludes with an innovative "expert appraisal" section, featuring many of the leading poverty experts and public intellectuals in the country, including Noam Chomsky
  • Mark Rank and his colleagues have developed a website over the last several years on the topic more broadly: www.confrontingpoverty.org

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