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The moral underground

Lisa Dodson

The moral underground

how ordinary Americans subvert the unfair economy

by Lisa Dodson

  • 268 Want to read
  • 39 Currently reading

Published by The New Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Income -- United States,
  • Income distribution -- United States,
  • Families -- Economic aspects -- United States,
  • Parenting -- Social aspects -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementLisa Dodson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC110.I5 D63 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23575135M
    ISBN 109781595584724
    LC Control Number2009022520

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