The Resource Reducing poverty in America : views and approaches, edited by Michael R. Darby

Reducing poverty in America : views and approaches, edited by Michael R. Darby

Label
Reducing poverty in America : views and approaches
Title
Reducing poverty in America
Title remainder
views and approaches
Statement of responsibility
edited by Michael R. Darby
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Dewey number
362.5/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.P6
LC item number
R43 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Reducing poverty in America : views and approaches, edited by Michael R. Darby
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 1. Facing and Reducing Poverty / Michael R. Darby -- 2. Poverty, Welfare Dependency, and the Underclass: Trends and Explanations / Douglas J. Besharov -- 3. Poverty and the Underclass: Some Latino Crosscurrents / David Hayes-Bautista -- 4. Can We Replace Welfare With Work? / Christopher Jencks -- 5. Reducing Poverty and Reducing the Underclass: Different Problems, Different Solutions / Charles Murray -- 6. A Dissent From the Incentive Approaches to Reducing Poverty / Glenn C. Loury -- 7. Politics, Markets, and Equality in Schools / John E. Chubb and Terry M. Moe -- 8. Mythical Choice and Real Standards / Albert Shanker -- 9. Reweaving the Fabric: The Iron Rule and the IAF Strategy for Power and Politics / Ernesto Cortes, Jr. -- 10. A New War on Poverty: The Kemp Program to Empower the Poor / John C. Weicher -- 11. What We Can Learn From Grassroots Leaders / Robert L. Woodson, Sr. -- 12. Welfare and Poverty: Strategies to Increase Work / Judith M. Gueron
  • 13. Raising Work Levels Among the Poor / Lawrence M. Mead -- 14. Training, Work, and Poverty / Margaret C. Simms -- 15. Reducing Poverty: Will the New "Services Strategy" Do Better Than the Old? / Leslie Lenkowsky -- 16. Reshaping Early Childhood Intervention to Be a More Effective Weapon Against Poverty / Edward Zigler and Sally J. Styfco -- 17. The Real Issues for Reducing Poverty / James H. Johnson, Jr. -- 18. No More Something for Nothing / Ben Wattenberg -- 19. Cultural Aspects of Poverty / James Q. Wilson
Control code
000011830700
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 390 p.
Isbn
9780761900061
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
95035748
Other physical details
ill., maps
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.b17738799
System control number
  • 33217006313317
  • (OCoLC)32922768

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