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Books Books 21 - 30 of about 48 related to The Tragedy of American Compassion.   

British Social Work in the Nineteenth Century

E.T. Ashton, A.F. Young - Social Science - 2013 - 272 pages
First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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The African Poor: A History

John Iliffe - History - 1987 - 387 pages
This history of the poor of Sub-Saharan Africa begins in the monasteries of thirteenth-century Ethiopia and ends in the South African resettlement sites of the 1980s. Its ...
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Poverty and Deviance in Early Modern Europe

Robert Jütte - History - 1994 - 239 pages
An accessible and authoritative account of poverty and deviance during the early modern period.
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Enterprising States: The Public Management of Welfare-to-Work

Mark Considine - Business & Economics - 2001 - 220 pages
An examination of the changes underway in Western bureaucracies.
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Escape from Poverty: What Makes a Difference for Children?

P. Lindsay Chase-Lansdale, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn - Political Science - 1997 - 342 pages
Escape from Poverty addresses the recent increase of child poverty within the USA and suggests specific modes of change.
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At Home in the Street: Street Children of Northeast Brazil

Tobias Hecht - History - 1998 - 267 pages
Through innovative fieldwork and ethnographic writing, Hecht lays bare the received truths about the lives of Brazilian street children. This book changes the terms of the ...
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The Untouchables: Subordination, Poverty and the State in Modern India

Oliver Mendelsohn, Marika Vicziany - History - 1998 - 289 pages
In a sensitive and compelling account of the lives of those at the very bottom of Indian society, Oliver Mendelsohn and Marika Vicziany explore the construction of the ...
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The Dynamics of Child Poverty in Industrialised Countries

Bruce Bradbury, Stephen P. Jenkins, John Micklewright - Business & Economics - 2001 - 309 pages
A child poverty rate of ten percent could mean that every tenth child is always poor, or that all children are in poverty for one month in every ten. Knowing where reality lies ...
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Radical History Review:

Rhr Collective - History - 1998 - 200 pages
Radical History Review presents innovative scholarship and commentary that looks critically at the past and its history from a non-sectarian left perspective.
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