The Routledge Handbook of Poverty in the United States
Joseph, Alfred L.
Vidal de Haymes, Maria
|Publication Date:||Jan 2015|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $240.00|
| Book Description: |
In the United States, the causes and even the meanings of poverty are disconnected from the causes and meanings of global poverty. The Routledge Handbook of Poverty in the United States provides an authoritative overview of the relationship of poverty with the rise of neoliberal capitalism in the context of globalization.
Reorienting its national economy towards a global logic, US domestic policies have promoted a market-based strategy of economic development and...