American Homelessness / Edition 3

American Homelessness / Edition 3

by Mary Ellen Hombs
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576072479

ISBN-13: 9781576072479

Pub. Date: 07/23/2001

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

With 50 percent new material, this third edition breaks this complex topic into key elements, examining the roots of the problem, programs that address it, current research, and public perceptions of homelessness.

• Documents include European legislation on homelessness, the International Bill of Rights, and the Istanbul Declaration on Human

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With 50 percent new material, this third edition breaks this complex topic into key elements, examining the roots of the problem, programs that address it, current research, and public perceptions of homelessness.

• Documents include European legislation on homelessness, the International Bill of Rights, and the Istanbul Declaration on Human Settlements

• Includes a directory of organizations, associations, and government agencies—national, federal, and international

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576072479
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
07/23/2001
Series:
Contemporary World Issues Series
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
314
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.88(d)
Age Range:
12 Years

Table of Contents

Preface
1Introduction1
2Chronology25
3Biographical Sketches39
4Facts and Statistics51
5Documents and Reports89
6Legislation on Homeless Assistance147
7Homelessness and the Law189
8Directory of Organizations, Associations, and Government Agencies235
9Selected Print and Nonprint Resources255
Glossary275
Index283
About the Author299
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