Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America

by Barbara Ehrenreich

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Barbara Ehrenreich's book touches on many interesting issues relating to social justice, the minimum wage, welfare reform, gender, class, and income levels in the United States. You may want to read more about these topics! In fact, these issues would be excellent starter ideas for research projects.

Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America Research Guide

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The Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America Research Guide is maintained by Andrea Brooks. Suggestions and comments are welcome.

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Leslie Hammann

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