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Rich or poor? : poverty and inequality [Text]

by Evans, Lynette.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Worldscapes. Publisher: Oxford Heinemann Library 2009Edition: 1st ed. Hardcover.Description: 24 p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0431179697.Subject(s): Poverty | Equality | Poor | Rich | Natural Sciences & Mathematics
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Summary: Many of Brazil's urban poor live in shacks made of old wood and cardboard. Shanty towns are often built near expensive skyscrapers. People live close together, but worlds apart. How can this gap be closed?