Among the people : encounters with the poor / edited by Irwin Deutscher and Elizabeth J. Thompson.

; Thompson, Elizabeth J., author
New York : Basic Books, 1968.

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Other Authors Deutscher, Irwin, 1923-
Thompson, Elizabeth J.,
Subjects Armut.
Poor -- United States.
Poverty -- United States.
Social Conditions -- United States.
Social conditions
United States -- Social conditions -- 1960-1980.
United States.
Description xvii, 408 pages ; 25 cm
Copyright Date 1968.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents part 1. Prologue: Encounters / Charles W. Slack -- part 2. The system: The "unemployables" / Arnold M. Rose -- The gatekeeper in public housing / Irwin Deutscher -- Two men and their families: a story of marginal earners in the nation's capital and their need for intercessors / Charles V. Willie -- Can the poor transform the world? / Warren C. Haggstrom -- Youth and the changing society / S.M. Miller -- part 3. Trying to grow up: The rural life of the urban poor: a vignette / Jerome Beker and Joseph Gelman -- Delinquency and social class: bad kids or good cops? / Robert H. Hardt -- The everyday life of delinquent boys / David Cumming and Elaine Cumming -- School versus kids / Arthur Pearl -- School days / Jerome Beker, James B. Victor, and Linda F. Seidel -- Learning the ropes: situational learning in four occupational training programs / Blanche Geer, Jack Haas, Charles Vi Vona, Stephen J. Miller, Clyde Woods, and Howard S. Becker -- part 4. Poor but healthy?: The walls are within: an exploration of barriers between middle-class physicians and poor patients / Howard J. Osofsky -- The lower class: health, illness, and medical institutions / Lee Rainwater -- Two thirds of a medical equation: pathology and patients / A.C. Higgins -- Stranger in the family / Rhondda K. Cassetta -- part 5. It's the same everywhere: Another kind of city: a study of racial transition and property values / Linton C. Freeman and Morris H. Sunshine -- The social isolation of the urban poor: life in a Puerto Rican shanty town / Helen Icken Safa -- Out of work in Syracuse and Shields / Dorothy and Adrian Sinfield -- Human concerns in a mass society / Paul Meadows.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)173645
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