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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to The Truly Disadvantaged: The Inner City, the Underclass, and Public Policy.    

Quiet Riots: Race and Poverty in the United States

Fred R. Harris, Roger W. Wilkins - Social Science - 1988 - 223 pages
Discusses the Kerner Report of 1968, looks at urban poverty and the class structure of the ghetto
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Race, Class, and the Postindustrial City: William Julius Wilson and the ...

Frank Harold Wilson - Biography & Autobiography - 2004 - 259 pages
An overview and critical appraisal of the work of influential sociologist and public intellectual William Julius Wilson.
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Confronting Poverty: Prescriptions for Change

Sheldon Danziger, Gary D. Sandefur, Daniel H. Weinberg - Social Science - 1994 - 529 pages
'Confronting Poverty' proposes thoughtful reforms in employment and training, child support, health care, education, welfare, immigration, and urban policies, all crafted from ...
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The Greatest of Evils: Urban Poverty and the American Underclass

Joel A. Devine, James David Wright - Social Science - 236 pages
The debate on persisting poverty in the United States, somewhat dampened for the past decade, has now been fully rekindled. Devine and Wright have entered that debate with an ...
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Poverty and the Underclass: Changing Perceptions of the Poor in America

William A. Kelso - Political Science - 1994 - 352 pages
The much-heralded War on Poverty has failed. The number of children living in poverty is steadily on the rise and an increasingly destructive underclass brutalizes urban ...
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