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Teach a Woman to Fish: Overcoming Poverty Around the Globe, by Ritu Sharma. Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
The Next America: Boomers, Millennials, and the Looming Generational Showdown, by Paul Taylor. Pew Research Center, 2014
Joy of the Gospel, by Pope Francis. The Vatican, 2013
The Shriver Report: A Woman's National Pushes Back from the Brink. Center for American Progress and Palgrave Macmillan, 2014
Faith-Rooted Organizing: Mobilizing the Church in Service to the World, by Alexia Salvatierra and Peter Heitzel. InterVarsity Press, 2014
Forty Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World, by Howard G. Buffett. Simon and Schuster, 2013
The American Way of Poverty: How the Other Half Still Lives, by Sasha Abramsky. Nation Books, 2013
The Right to Stay Home: How US Policy Drives Mexican Migration, by David Bacon. Bacon Press, 2013
The No-Nonsense Guide to World Food, by Wayne Roberts. New Internationalist, 2013
Legacies of the War on Poverty, edited by Martha Bailey and Sheldon Danziger. Russell Sage, 2013
Fresh Fruit, Broken Bodies: Migrant Farmworkers in the United States, by Seth Homes. University of California Press, 2013
Confronting Suburban Poverty in America, by Elizabeth Kneebone & Alan Berube. Brookings, 2013.
Getting to Scale: How to bring Development Solutions to Millions of Poor People, edited by Laurence Chandy...et al. Brookings, 2013
Just Politics: A Guide for Christian Engagement, by Ronald J. Sider. BrazosPress, 2012.
The True Cost of Low Prices: The Violence of Globalization, by Jeffry O. Korgen & Vincent A. Gallagher. Orbis Books, 2013
Behind the Kitchen Door, by Saru Jayaraman. Cornell University Press, 2013.
The Great Divergence: America's Growing Inequality Crisis and What We Can Do About It, by Tomothy Noah. Bloomsbury Press, 2012.
The Price of Inequality, by Joseph Stiglitz. WW Norton, 2012.
Immigration and the Bible: A Guide for Radical Welcome, by Joan Maruskin. United Methodist Women; Zondervan, 2012.
A People's Guide to the Federal Budget. National Priorities Project, 2012.
From Poverty to Power: How Active Citizens and Effective States Can Change the World, 2nd edition, by Duncan Green. Oxfam GB : Practical Action Publishing, 2012.
The Global Farms Race: Land Grabs, Agricultural Investment, and the Scramble for Food Security, edited by Michael Kugelman and Susan Levenstein. Island Press, 2013.
One Billion Hungry: Can We Feed the World? by Gordon Conway. Cornell University Pres, 2012.
Full Planet, Empty Plates: The New Geopolitics of Food Scarcity, by Lester Brown. Earth Policy Institute; WW Norton, 2012.
So Rich, So Poor: Why It's So Hard to End Poverty in America, by Peter Edelman. New Press, 2012.
The Last Hunger Season: A Year In an African Farm Community on the Brink of Change, by Roger Thurow. Public Affairs, 2012.
Fixing the Moral Deficit: A Balanced Way to Balance the Budget, by Ronald Sider. InterVarsity Press, 2012.
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