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From the author of the pulitzer prize-winning arab and jew, an intimate portrait unfolds of working american families struggling against insurmountable odds to escape poverty as david k shipler makes clear in this powerful, humane study, the invisible poor are engaged in the activity most respected in american ideology—hard, honest work. Uaa/apu books of the year the working poor: invisible in america by david shipler chapter 5: the daunting workplace summary by the foundation for community empowerment. The working poor : invisible in america by david k shipler 40 of 5 stars (paperback 9780375708213. The working poor americas invisible economic other earlier this week, i made a case for an investment agenda for america now, a report from the working poor families project has underscored the urgent need for an economic agenda based on investing in. The central premise of david shipler's sobering book the working poor: invisible in america is that the working poor summary david k shipler the working poor plot overview and analysis written by an experienced literary critic full study guide for this title currently under development. This is the review of the working poor: invisible in america by david k shipler.