Journalist and author Barbara Ehrenreich goes under cover to work low-wage jobs across America, learning how difficult it is to eat, find shelter, and survive earning poverty-level wages. This teacher's guide consists of three sections: Reading and Understanding the Book, Questions and Exercises for the Class, and Terms and Phrases to Define.
Macmillan in the United States is a group of publishing companies held by Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck. Our American publishers include Farrar Straus and Giroux, Henry Holt & Company, W.H. Freeman and Worth Publishers, Palgrave Macmillan, Bedford/St. Martin's, Picador, Roaring Brook Press, St. Martin's Press, Tor Books, and Bedford Freeman & Worth Publishing Group.