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Unjust debts : how our bankruptcy system makes America more unequal / Melissa B. Jacoby.

Jacoby, Melissa B., (author.).

"A groundbreaking look at the hidden role of bankruptcy in perpetuating inequality in America, from an expert in the field"-- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9781620977866
  • ISBN: 1620977869
  • Physical Description: pages cm
  • Publisher: New York : The New Press, 2024.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Bankruptcy for real people -- Race disparities in bankruptcy for real people -- Bankruptcy for fake people -- Civil rights in a bankrupt city -- My money, my rules -- From overindebtedness to liability management -- Beyond the victory lap.
Subject: Bankruptcy > United States.
Debts, Public > Law and legislation > United States.
Race discrimination > Law and legislation > United States.
Civil rights > United States > Criminal provisions.
Discrimination in justice administration > United States.

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