Poverty

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Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty

Why Nations Fail

The Origins of Power, Prosperity and Poverty

Profile Books (2012)
£9.98

Shortlisted for the Financial Times and Goldman Sachs Business Book of the Year Award 2012. Why are...

The Idealist: Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty

The Idealist

Jeffrey Sachs and the Quest to End Poverty

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2013)
£10.49

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Bloomberg • Forbes • The Spectator Recipient of ...

The Great Escape: Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality

The Great Escape

Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality

Princeton University Press (2013)
£16.37

The world is a better place than it used to be. People are healthier, wealthier, and live longer....

Portfolios of the Poor: How the World's Poor Live on $2 a Day

Portfolios of the Poor

How the World's Poor Live on $2 a Day

Princeton University Press (2009)
£25.12

Nearly forty percent of humanity lives on an average of two dollars a day or less. If you've never...

No Shame in My Game: The Working Poor in the Inner City

No Shame in My Game

The Working Poor in the Inner City

Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group (2009)
£15.57

"Powerful and poignant.... Newman's message is clear and timely." -- The Philadelphia Inquirer In ...

Favela: Four Decades of Living on the Edge in Rio de Janeiro

Favela

Four Decades of Living on the Edge in Rio de Janeiro

Oxford University Press (2010)
£13.94

A revealing study of the giant squatter settlements of Rio de Janeiro and of the vibrant communities...

Haiti: The Aftershocks of History
Henry Holt and Co. (2012)
£14.67

A passionate and insightful account by a leading historian of Haiti that traces the sources of the...

The Poverty of Philosophy: Answer to the Philosophy of Poverty by M. Proudhon

The Poverty of Philosophy

Answer to the Philosophy of Poverty by M. Proudhon

NuVision Publications, LLC (2003)
£4.75

As a bonus, included with this book is a letter of response back from M. Proudhon to Karl Marx. This...

Poverty: A Persistent Global Reality

Poverty

A Persistent Global Reality

Taylor and Francis (1998)
£40.99

This book addresses the long-standing global issue of poverty. An introductory chapter explores...

In the River They Swim: Essays from Around the World on Enterprise Solutions to Poverty

In the River They Swim

Essays from Around the World on Enterprise Solutions to Poverty

Michael Fairbanks, Malik Fal and 3 more...
Templeton Press (2011)
£11.42

The sociologist Thomas Sowell writes, "We need to confront the most blatant fact that has persisted...