Nickel And Dimed: On (Not) Getting By In America by Barbara Ehrenreich

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Millions of Americans work for poverty-level wages, and one day Barbara Ehrenreich decided to join them. She was inspired in part by the rhetoric surrounding welfare reform, which promised that any job equals a better life. But how can anyone survive, let alone prosper, on $6 to $7 an hour?

Holt Paperbacks: May 01, 2002.
ISBN: 9780805063899. 240 pp.
Softcover. Good+.