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The Underground Economy of the Urban Poor

Book - 2006
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In this revelatory book, Sudhir Venkatesh takes us into Maquis Park, a poor black neighbourhood in Chicago's Southside, to explore the desperate, dangerous and remarkable ways in which a community survives.
Publisher: Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press, 2006.
ISBN: 9780674023550
Branch Call Number: 330 VEN
Characteristics: xix, 426 p. ; 22 cm.


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