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Poverty in America - a book by Iceland, John

Poverty in America

A Handbook

Poverty in America( )
Author: Iceland, John
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:University of California Press
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $29.95
Book Description:

The United States is among the most affluent nations in the world and has its largest economy; nevertheless, it has more poverty than most countries with similar standards of living. Growing income inequality and the Great Recession have made the problem worse. In this thoroughly revised edition of Poverty in America, Iceland takes a new look at this issue by examining why poverty remains pervasive, what it means to be poor in America today, which groups are most likely to be...
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Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Poverty & Homelessness
Political Science / Public Policy / Economic Policy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.006 x 8.892 x 0.58 Inches
Book Weight:0.726 Pounds

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