Claire S's Reviews > Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By in America

Nickel and Dimed by Barbara Ehrenreich
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This seems one of those actions that perhaps fits in the 'good intention-paving' category. Clearly she wanted to raise consciousness around poverty at the time (long, long ago - don't think there's as much of a need today!) and start conversations. That was accomplished. Her methodology - certain open for criticism.
I feel like I've read this already, as have heard so much about it. In such a case, *actually* reading it probably depends on it being relevant to some other book or person or author, or fitting really really well into a particular future moment of my life. We'll see..

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