Poverty in the United States [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, and Policy

Poverty in the United States [2 volumes]: An Encyclopedia of History, Politics, and Policy

by Gwendolyn Mink
     
 

ISBN-10: 1576075974

ISBN-13: 9781576075975

Pub. Date: 11/19/2004

Publisher: ABC-CLIO, Incorporated

The first interdisciplinary reference to cover the socioeconomic and political history, the movements, and the changing face of poverty in the United States.

• 300 A–Z entries on topics related to poverty and social welfare, including the political discovery of poverty, antipoverty policies, and debates about legislation

• Includes five

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The first interdisciplinary reference to cover the socioeconomic and political history, the movements, and the changing face of poverty in the United States.

• 300 A–Z entries on topics related to poverty and social welfare, including the political discovery of poverty, antipoverty policies, and debates about legislation

• Includes five introductory chronological essays covering U.S. poverty since the colonial era, giving a historical foundation to the entries in the book

• Contributions from over 200 distinguished scholars and experts

• Numerous illustrations and primary source documents dispersed throughout the work

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781576075975
Publisher:
ABC-CLIO, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/19/2004
Pages:
895
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.10(d)

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