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Poverty : a new perspective, George L. Wilber, editor

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Poverty : a new perspective
Title
Poverty
Title remainder
a new perspective
Statement of responsibility
George L. Wilber, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In this collection of essays poverty is viewed not merely as an economic predicament but as a ""system with measurable properties, "" of which a low income level is only one. Affecting individuals or entire regions, many of the attributes of poverty can be seen either as causes or as effects of low income. In order for governmental and institutional attempts to have any chance of success, the system of poverty must be much better understood. Working programs directed at particular problems of the poor are examined and assessed with an account of the findings of recent research that shows how the
Dewey number
301.44/1
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Wilber, George L
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  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poverty
Label
Poverty : a new perspective, George L. Wilber, editor
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Publication
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unknown
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multicolored
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Determinants of Poverty; 3 Poverty Measures as Indicators of Social Welfare; 4 Migration and Poverty; 5 Social Services for Migrants; 6 Appalachian Fertility; 7 Family Planning Services; 8 Modernism and Poverty; 9 Achievement Motivation and Poverty; 10 Communication and Modernization in Appalachia; 11 Poverty: A New Perspective; References; Contributors
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ocn900345008
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1 online resource (208 pages)
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online
Isbn
9780813165080
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not applicable
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Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345008
Label
Poverty : a new perspective, George L. Wilber, editor
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Preface; 1 Introduction; 2 Determinants of Poverty; 3 Poverty Measures as Indicators of Social Welfare; 4 Migration and Poverty; 5 Social Services for Migrants; 6 Appalachian Fertility; 7 Family Planning Services; 8 Modernism and Poverty; 9 Achievement Motivation and Poverty; 10 Communication and Modernization in Appalachia; 11 Poverty: A New Perspective; References; Contributors
Control code
ocn900345008
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813165080
Level of compression
unknown
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900345008

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