The other America: poverty in the United States

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Simon & Schuster, Aug 1, 1997 - Political Science - 231 pages
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Presents the original report on poverty in America that led President Kennedy to initiate the federal poverty program

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User Review  - Wendy - Goodreads

I did not expect a book written 50 years ago to still be so incredibly relevant today. While it made for a very compelling read, the fact that it is still relevant IS utterly depressing -- how are the ... Read full review

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Dated in spots, particularly the language, it remains far too relevant 50-plus years after publication. Read full review

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The 'Other America' May Be Coming Back (washingtonpost.com)
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plos Neglected Tropical Diseases: Neglected Diseases and Poverty ...
Michael Harrington's The Other America: Poverty in the United States was first published almost fifty years ago. His landmark book exposed to a wide ...
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The Reaction: Still the other America: The rise of poverty in the ...
Still the other America: The rise of poverty in the United States. In 1962, Michael Harrington wrote The Other America, a masterful examination of poverty ...
the-reaction.blogspot.com/ 2005/ 08/ still-other-america-rise-of-poverty-in.html

Education Week: Author of The Other America Urges Push To Abolish ...
Washington--The author and social activist Michael Harrington, whose ideas helped launch the war on poverty more than two decades ago, was on Capitol Hill ...
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JSTOR: The Other America: Poverty in the United States.
The Other America: Poverty in the United States. Robert H. Bremner. Industrial and Labor Relations Review, Vol. 16, No. 2, 315-316. Jan., 1963. ...
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Neglected Diseases and Poverty in “The Other America”: The ...
Michael Harrington's The Other America: Poverty in the United States was first published almost fifty years ago. His landmark book exposed to a wide ...
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Institute Notes: A Dialogue on Overcoming Hunger and Poverty: The ...
Institute Resources. Development Assistance · Domestic Poverty · Food Aid · Hunger Basics · Hunger Facts: Domestic · Hunger Facts: International ...
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Excerpt from Michael Harrington, The Other America (NY: Macmillan ...
Excerpt from Michael Harrington, The Other America (NY: Macmillan Publishing Company 1962 ). These are normal and obvious causes of the invisibility of the ...
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Poverty Analysis - Michael Harrington, "The Other America"
Michael Harrington (1928-1989), in his influential 1962 book The Other America, called the attention of President Kennedy and others to the appalling ...
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'The Other America' revisited - Michael Harrington's book on ...
The Other America revisited - Michael Harringtons book on poverty - Thirtieth Anniversary Issue from Public Interest in News provided free by Find Articles
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About the author (1997)

Harrington was the dean of American Socialism.