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3 edition of Keeping Up With the Dow Joneses found in the catalog.

Keeping Up With the Dow Joneses

Debt, Prison, Welfare

by Vijay Prashad

  • 240 Want to read
  • 10 Currently reading

Published by South End Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • United States,
  • Minority Studies - General,
  • Economic conditions,
  • Political Science,
  • Sociology,
  • Prisons,
  • General,
  • United States - 20th Century,
  • History / United States / 20th Century,
  • Debt,
  • 1945-,
  • 2001-,
  • Marginality, Social

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8254112M
    ISBN 100896086909
    ISBN 109780896086906

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