10 edition of The other half found in the catalog.
|LC Classifications||N7483.C55 A33 1977b|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 259 p.,  leaves of plates :|
|Number of Pages||259|
|LC Control Number||77082356|
The author spotlights the situation of “the other half” who are denied access to banking services or credit, and she cites government statistics showing that “over half the households in the United States could not come up with just $ to cover a medical emergency without having to borrow, and 60 percent lacked enough money to get by. Buy a cheap copy of The Other Half Lives book by Sophie Hannah. Sophie Hannah and Tana French: Author One-on-One Sophie: Someone said to me recently that they found it strange we openly say we like each other's work, when we Free shipping over $Cited by: 2.
Riis begins a short history of tenements by tracing them back to early Manhattan, when they actually housed the city’s wealthiest residents. After the war of , immigration increased the urban population fivefold, and the rich moved out of town. Their homes were bought by real-estate agents and boarding-house keepers, who partitioned the buildings into many cramped, often windowless rooms. The United States has two separate banking systems today—one serving the well-to-do and another exploiting everyone else. How the Other Half Banks contributes to the growing conversation on American inequality by highlighting one of its prime causes: unequal Baradaran examines how a significant portion of the population, deserted by banks, is forced to wander through a Wild.
In How the Other Half Ate, historian Katherine Leonard Turner delivers an unprecedented and thoroughly researched study of the changing food landscape of poor American families from industrialization through the s. Relevant to students and scholars across a range of disciplines—history, economics, sociology, urban studies, women’s Cited by: 8. SuperSummary, a modern alternative to SparkNotes and CliffsNotes, offers high-quality study guides that feature detailed chapter summaries and analysis of major themes, characters, quotes, and essay topics. This one-page guide includes a plot summary and brief analysis of How The Other Half Lives by Jacob Riis. A seminal work of photojournalism that set in motion major [ ].
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It all starts when six kids have to meet for a weekly chat - by themselves, The other half book no adults to listen in. With the threat of. The book version of Riis' work was published in January as How the Other Half Lives: Studies among the Tenements of New York.
 The title of the book is a reference to a sentence by French writer François Rabelais, who wrote in Pantagruel: "one half of the world does not know how the other half lives" ("la moitié du monde ne sait.
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“How the Other Half Banks” is well researched and clearly written, but its academic heft demands a long attention span. To be sure, it does speak effectively to another issue. "How The Other Half Lives" was the book that invented Investigative journalism, and pushed Photo Journalism into the main stream as well.
The republishing of the original book is admirable, but readers should not expect the quality found in books published fresh in this era because the publishing and photographic technology of the s was a /5(6). The information about The Other Half of My Heart shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.
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