read "Gang Leader for a Day" by Sudhir Venkatesh

​​An interesting angle for user experience understanding: what it is like to live in one of the huge housing projects in Chicago where the unemployment rate is nearly 100%.

Sudhir Venkatesh went on to co-write the hugely successful Freakonomics.

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