Book Review: Life among the Poor in Cairo by Unni Wikan – Maxine Molyneux

2020-10-09T19:36:18+03:00July 10, 1983|Categories: Articles, Khamsin 10|Tags: |

The families in the study are desperately poor although they are not the poorest of Egypt's capital city. They at least have somewhere to live other than cemeteries and sewers, and they have a wage earner in the family. But no family has an income sufficient to meet its needs.