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Poverty in America; a book of readings, edited by Louis A. Ferman, Joyce L. Kornbluh, and Alan Haber. Introd. by Michael Harrington.

; Kornbluh, Joyce L., editor
Rev. ed.. Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press [1968] .
ISBN 0472312812, 9780472312818

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Other Authors Kornbluh, Joyce L.,
Subjects Pauvres -- États-Unis.
Pauvreté
Poor -- United States.
Poor.
Poverty.
United States.
Description xxxiii, 669 pages illustrations 23 cm
Copyright Date [1968]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Definitions and prevalence of poverty. Our invisible poor / Dwight Macdonald -- Poverty in America / Oscar Ornati -- The family cycle and income development / Alvin L. Schorr -- "Is the income gap closed?" "Not!" / Herman P. Miller -- Counting the poor: another look at the poverty profile and Author's note: who was poor in 1966 / Mollie Orshansky -- Problems in the definition and measurement of poverty / Martin Rein -- Who are the poor? The rejects / Michael Harrington -- Racial ghettos: the crisis of American cities / Herbert Hill -- The people left behind: the rural poor / Report by the President's Commission on Rural Poverty -- Poverty and Negro / Herman P. Miller -- The poverty of aging / Harold L. Sheppard -- The low-paid worker / A.F.L.-C.I.O. Department of Research -- Spanish-Americans of the Southwest / Raymond F. Clapp -- Poverty and the political economy. Politics, the welfare system, and poverty / Richard A. Cloward and Frances Fox Piven -- The economics of inequality / Tom Kahn -- Automation, jobs and manpower / Charles C. Killingsworth -- Lower-income workers and marginal industries / Barry Bluestone -- The condition of farm workers / Fay Bennett -- Sustaining conditions of poverty. Social justice for the poor / Richard A. Cloward and Richard M. Elman -- The merchant and the low-income consumer / David Caplovitz -- Housing codes, taxes, and slums / Alvin L. Schorr -- How the poor are housed / Alvin L. Schorr -- City schools / Patricia Cayo Sexton -- The rural poor: education, health and housing / Report of the President's Commission on Rural Poverty -- The values of the poor. Focal concerns of lower class culture / Walter B. Miller -- The culture of poverty / Oscar Lewis -- Poverty and self-indulgence: a critique of the non-deferred gratification pattern / S.M. Miller, Frank Riessman, and Arthur A. Seagull -- Child rearing among low-income families / Hylan Lewis -- Subcultures and class / Herbert J. Gans -- The life of the poor. The power of the poor / Warren C. Haggstrom -- The disadvantaged child and the learning process / Martin Deutsch -- The New York school crisis / Jeremy Larner -- Organizing the unaffiliated in a low-income area / George Brager -- The cycle of despair: a Harlem family / Gordon Parks -- Life on A.D.C.: budgets of despair / Charles Lebeaux -- The dusty outskirts of hope / Mary Wright -- Policies and programs. The triple revolution: an appraisal of the major U.S. crises and proposals for action / The Ad Hoc Committee on the Triple Revolution -- Programs in aid of the poor / Sar A. Levitan -- Perspectives on recent welfare legislation, fore and aft / Samuel Mencher -- Program for the social orphans: the next step in Social Security / Alvin L. Schorr -- The negative income tax / Christopher Green -- Poverty and new careers for nonprofessionals / Arthur Pearl and Frank Riessman -- From protest to politics: the future of the civil rights movement / Bayard Rustin -- A freedom budget for all Americans / A. Philip Randolph Institute -- Poverty programs and policy priorities / Martin Rein and S.M. Miller -- Appendixes.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)173621
(OCoLC)ocm00173621
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WorldCat Identities Ferman, Louis A.,
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