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Nickel and Dimed: On (Not) Getting By In America, Barbara Ehrlenreich, 2001.
Class Matters, Correspondents of the New York Times with an Introduction by Bill Keller, 2005.
The Meritocracy Myth, Stephen J. McNamee and Robert  K. Miller Jr., 2009.
All Souls: A Family Story From Southie, Michael Patrick MacDonald, 2007.
The Working Poor: Invisible in America, David K. Shipley 2004.
The Rich and the Rest of Us: A Poverty Manifesto, Travis Smiley and Cornell West, 2012.
So Rich, So Poor: Why It’s So Hard to End Poverty in America, Peter Edelman, 2012.
The Price of Inequality: How Today’s Divided Society Endangers Our Future, Joseph E. Stiglitz, 2012.

Movies set in South Boston
Good Will Hunting (1997)
The Departed (2006)
Gone Baby Gone (2007)
Mystic River (2003)
The Town (2010)
Southie '74 (2011)
The Verdict (1982)
The Boondock Saints (1999)
The Friends of Eddie Coyle (1973)