The Resource Poverty and homelessness, Noël Merino, book editor

Poverty and homelessness, Noël Merino, book editor

Label
Poverty and homelessness
Title
Poverty and homelessness
Statement of responsibility
Noël Merino, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.50973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4505
LC item number
.P679 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Merino, Noël
Series statement
Current controversies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homelessness
  • Poverty
Target audience
adolescent
Label
Poverty and homelessness, Noël Merino, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-199) and index
Contents
  • Jim Romeo
  • Youth homelessness is a serious problem
  • National Alliance to End Homelessness
  • Poverty in the United States is not a big problem
  • Robert Rector, interviewed by Bill Steigerwald
  • Poverty in the United States is usually short lived
  • George B. Weathersby
  • Homelessness is declining
  • Kevin Fagan
  • What causes poverty and homelessness?
  • Are poverty and homelessness serious problems?
  • Racial discrimination contributes to the problem of poverty
  • Alan Jenkins
  • The absence of fathers causes poverty
  • William Raspberry
  • U.S. anti-immigrant policy increases poverty
  • Andres Oppenheimer
  • Culture contributes to the cycle of poverty
  • Cathy Young
  • Lack of support leads war veterans into poverty and homelessness /
  • Saul Landau
  • Poverty : an overview
  • Homelessness is caused by poverty and a lack of affordable housing
  • National Coalition for the Homeless
  • Homophobia is a cause of youth homelessness
  • Colby Berger
  • Do government welfare programs help the poor?
  • Welfare reform has helped people out of poverty
  • Michael Tanner
  • Some welfare programs for the homeless are a good investment
  • Philip Mangano
  • Welfare reform has increased poverty
  • Bernadette D. Proctor
  • Stephen Pimpare
  • Welfare programs make poverty worse
  • David Boaz
  • Welfare programs for the homeless exacerbate the problem
  • John Derbyshire
  • What strategies would benefit the poor and the homeless?
  • A variety of approaches are needed to cut poverty
  • The Center for American Progress
  • Redefining the poverty level would help ease the problem of poverty
  • Douglas W. Nelson
  • U.S. poverty rates are the highest in the developed world
  • Raising the minimum wage is necessary to combat poverty
  • Holly Sklar and Paul Sherry
  • Education is an important part of a strategy to combat poverty
  • Jared Bernstein
  • Providing housing is the key to ending homelessness
  • Sam Tsemberis, interviewed by Meghann Farnsworth
  • Criminalizing homelessness is ineffective and violates rights
  • National Coalition for the Homeless and National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
  • Paul Harris
  • Severe poverty is on the rise in America
  • Tony Pugh
  • Homeless in America is a growing problem
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
210 p.
Isbn
9780737744583
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009012041
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317118301
  • (OCoLC)317118301
Label
Poverty and homelessness, Noël Merino, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 194-199) and index
Contents
  • Jim Romeo
  • Youth homelessness is a serious problem
  • National Alliance to End Homelessness
  • Poverty in the United States is not a big problem
  • Robert Rector, interviewed by Bill Steigerwald
  • Poverty in the United States is usually short lived
  • George B. Weathersby
  • Homelessness is declining
  • Kevin Fagan
  • What causes poverty and homelessness?
  • Are poverty and homelessness serious problems?
  • Racial discrimination contributes to the problem of poverty
  • Alan Jenkins
  • The absence of fathers causes poverty
  • William Raspberry
  • U.S. anti-immigrant policy increases poverty
  • Andres Oppenheimer
  • Culture contributes to the cycle of poverty
  • Cathy Young
  • Lack of support leads war veterans into poverty and homelessness /
  • Saul Landau
  • Poverty : an overview
  • Homelessness is caused by poverty and a lack of affordable housing
  • National Coalition for the Homeless
  • Homophobia is a cause of youth homelessness
  • Colby Berger
  • Do government welfare programs help the poor?
  • Welfare reform has helped people out of poverty
  • Michael Tanner
  • Some welfare programs for the homeless are a good investment
  • Philip Mangano
  • Welfare reform has increased poverty
  • Bernadette D. Proctor
  • Stephen Pimpare
  • Welfare programs make poverty worse
  • David Boaz
  • Welfare programs for the homeless exacerbate the problem
  • John Derbyshire
  • What strategies would benefit the poor and the homeless?
  • A variety of approaches are needed to cut poverty
  • The Center for American Progress
  • Redefining the poverty level would help ease the problem of poverty
  • Douglas W. Nelson
  • U.S. poverty rates are the highest in the developed world
  • Raising the minimum wage is necessary to combat poverty
  • Holly Sklar and Paul Sherry
  • Education is an important part of a strategy to combat poverty
  • Jared Bernstein
  • Providing housing is the key to ending homelessness
  • Sam Tsemberis, interviewed by Meghann Farnsworth
  • Criminalizing homelessness is ineffective and violates rights
  • National Coalition for the Homeless and National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty
  • Paul Harris
  • Severe poverty is on the rise in America
  • Tony Pugh
  • Homeless in America is a growing problem
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
210 p.
Isbn
9780737744583
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2009012041
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn317118301
  • (OCoLC)317118301

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