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The Resource Poverty, David M. Haugen and Matthew J. Box, book editors

Poverty, David M. Haugen and Matthew J. Box, book editors

Label
Poverty
Title
Poverty
Statement of responsibility
David M. Haugen and Matthew J. Box, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses issues surrounding poverty in the United States
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
207033
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.5/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4505
LC item number
.P678 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Haugen, David M.
  • Box, Matthew J
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Social issues firsthand
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homelessness
  • Working class
  • Poor
  • Poverty
  • Homelessness
  • Poor
  • Poverty
  • Working class
  • United States
  • Armut
  • USA
  • Poverty
  • Poor
  • Working class
  • Homelessness
Label
Poverty, David M. Haugen and Matthew J. Box, book editors
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the controversial scope of poverty in America -- ch. 1. Homelessness -- 1. A homeless vet categorized the homeless / Tom Musselwhite -- 2. A homeless activist fights to change public attitudes / David R. Quammen -- 3. Suffering in the shelter / Judy Ann Eichstedt -- 4. Living in a car / Jackie Spinks -- ch. 2. Living on welfare -- 1. Shoplifting the necessities and more / Rosa Lee Cunningham, with Leon Dash -- 2. A teen grows up fast / Neesa Ray -- 3. The plight of the rural poor / Nick Middleton -- ch. 3. The working poor -- 1. The harsh realities of low-wage labor / Barbara Ehrenreich -- 2. Providing for a family of eight on a limited income / Mark and Linda Armstrong, interviewed by Steven VanderStaay -- 3. Mexican immigrants face poverty and suffering / Francisco Arguelles -- 4. An Asian immigrant faces harsh working conditions / Lisa Liu, interviewed by David Bacon -- 5. Work does not necessarily end poverty / Marion Graham -- ch. 4. Helping the poor -- 1. A nun learns form the Third World poor / Ellen Rufft -- 2. A psychiatrist learns how to help the homeless / Sara Forman -- 3. Helping the homeless help themselves / Doug Castle -- 4. The moral dilemma of giving alms / Daniel T. Wackerman -- Organizations to contact
Control code
ocm58478342
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780737728996
Lccn
2005045120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780737728996
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)58478342
Label
Poverty, David M. Haugen and Matthew J. Box, book editors
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction : the controversial scope of poverty in America -- ch. 1. Homelessness -- 1. A homeless vet categorized the homeless / Tom Musselwhite -- 2. A homeless activist fights to change public attitudes / David R. Quammen -- 3. Suffering in the shelter / Judy Ann Eichstedt -- 4. Living in a car / Jackie Spinks -- ch. 2. Living on welfare -- 1. Shoplifting the necessities and more / Rosa Lee Cunningham, with Leon Dash -- 2. A teen grows up fast / Neesa Ray -- 3. The plight of the rural poor / Nick Middleton -- ch. 3. The working poor -- 1. The harsh realities of low-wage labor / Barbara Ehrenreich -- 2. Providing for a family of eight on a limited income / Mark and Linda Armstrong, interviewed by Steven VanderStaay -- 3. Mexican immigrants face poverty and suffering / Francisco Arguelles -- 4. An Asian immigrant faces harsh working conditions / Lisa Liu, interviewed by David Bacon -- 5. Work does not necessarily end poverty / Marion Graham -- ch. 4. Helping the poor -- 1. A nun learns form the Third World poor / Ellen Rufft -- 2. A psychiatrist learns how to help the homeless / Sara Forman -- 3. Helping the homeless help themselves / Doug Castle -- 4. The moral dilemma of giving alms / Daniel T. Wackerman -- Organizations to contact
Control code
ocm58478342
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
108 pages
Isbn
9780737728996
Lccn
2005045120
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
9780737728996
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)58478342

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