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Encyclopedia of world poverty

Author: Mehmet Odekon; Sage Publications.
Publisher: Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, ©2006.
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The three volumes of this encyclopedia contain over 800 original articles written by more than 125 renowned scholars. The entries contributing to this work explore poverty in various regions of the world, and examine the difficulties associated with the definition and measurement of poverty, along with its causes and effects.
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Encyclopedia of world poverty.
Thousand Oaks, Calif. : SAGE Publications, c2006
(DLC) 2006006495
(OCoLC)64390541
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Mehmet Odekon; Sage Publications.
ISBN: 1412939607 9781412939607
OCLC Number: 162127125
Notes: "A SAGE reference publication."
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Awards: Winner of Library Journal Best Reference Source Award 2006.
Description: 1 online resource : HTML, ill., maps.
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Vol. 1. Absolute-Income-Based Measures of Poverty --
Access-to-Enterprise Zones --
Adams, John (Administration) --
Adams, John Quincy (Administration) --
Adjustment Programs --
Afghanistan --
Africa Faith and Justice Network --
African Americans and Poverty --
African Development Foundation --
Age Discrimination --
Aged and Poverty --
Agriculture --
Agriculture-Nutrition Advantage --
Aid to Families with Dependent Children --
Albania --
Alcohol and Drugs --
Algeria --
Almshouses --
American Friends Service Committee --
America's Second Harvest --
Ancient Thought --
Andorra --
Angola --
Anti-Defamation League --
Antidiscrimination --
Antigua and Barbuda --
Antipoverty Organizations --
Apartheid --
Apostolic Sects --
Aquinas, Thomas --
Arab Definition of Poverty --
Area Deprivation --
Argentina --
Armenia --
Arthur, Chester (Administration) --
Asset-Based Antipoverty Programs --
Australia --
Australian Definition of Poverty --
Austria --
Axiom of Monotonicity and Axiom of Transfers --
Azerbaijan --
Bahamas --
Bahrain --
Bangladesh --
Bankruptcy --
Barbados --
Basic Income --
Basic Needs --
Basic Security --
Begging --
Belarus --
Belgium --
Belize --
Bellamy, Edward --
Benin --
Better Safer World --
Beveridge Scheme --
Bhutan --
Big Brothers Big Sisters --
Black, Hugo L. --
Bolivia --
Bosnia and Herzegovina --
Botswana --
Brandeis, Louis D. --
Brazil --
Brazilian Definition of Poverty --
Brot für die Welt --
Brotherhood of St. Laurence --
Brunei Darussalam --
Bryan, William Jennings --
Buchanan, James (Administration) --
Bulgaria --
Bureau of Labor Statistics --
Burkina Faso --
Burundi --
Bush, George H.W. (Administration) --
Bush, George W. (Administration) --
Calvin, John --
Cambodia --
Cameroon --
Campus Compact --
Canada --
Capability Measure of Poverty --
Cape Verde --
Capitalism --
CARE --
Caritas --
Carnegie, Andrew --
Carter Center --
Carter, James (Administration) --
Catholic Campaign for Human Development --
Catholic Church --
CDF Black Community Crusade for Children --
Center for Community Change --
Center for Democratic Renewal --
Center for Education Policy --
Center for Law and Social Policy --
Center for the Study of Urban Poverty --
Center on Budget and Policies Priorities --
Center on Hunger and Poverty --
Center on Urban Poverty and Social Change --
Central African Republic --
Chad --
Charity --
Charity Organization Society --
Child Malnutrition --
Child Mortality --
Child Welfare League of America --
ChildLine --
Children and Poverty --
Children's Aid Society --
Children's Defense Fund --
Children's Hunger Relief --
Chile --
China --
Chinese Definition of Poverty --
Christian Antipoverty Campaigns --
Christian Community Health Fellowship --
Christmas Seals --
Church of England --
Church World Service --
Civil Society --
Class Analysis of Poverty --
Class Structure --
Cleveland, Grover (Administration) --
Clinton, William (Administration) --
Cold War --
Colombia --
Colonialism --
Comic Relief --
Communism --
Community-Based Antipoverty Programs --
Comoros --
Comparative Research Program on Poverty --
Concern --
Conflict --
Congo --
Congo, Democratic Republic --
Congressional Hunger Center --
Consumption-Based Measures of Poverty --
Contextual Poverty --
Coolidge, Calvin (Administration) --
Corruption --
Cost of Living --
Cost-of-Living-Based Measures of Poverty --
Costa Rica --
Côte d'Ivoire --
Coughlin, Charles --
Credit --
Crime --
Croatia --
Cuba --
Cuernavaca Center --
Culture of Poverty --
Cyclical Poverty --
Cyprus --
Czech Republic --
Damascus Road --
Darwinism --
Debt --
Debt Relief --
Debt Swap --
Decomposable Poverty Measures --
Definitions of Poverty --
Democratic Party --
Demographics --
Denmark --
Dependency Ratio --
Dependency School --
Depression, Great --
Deprivation --
Deprivation Index --
Deserving Poor --
de Soto, Hernando --
Destitution --
Development Gateway --
Direct and Indirect Measures of Poverty --
Disability Insurance --
Disease and Poverty --
Distribution --
Djibouti --
Dominica --
Dominican Republic --
Donnelly, Ignatius --
Drought --
Duration of Poverty --
Earned-Income Tax Credit --
East Timor --
Easter Seals --
Economic Definitions of Poverty --
Economic Dependence --
Economic Distance --
Economic Growth --
Economic Growth and Poverty Reduction Strategy --
Economic Inequality --
Economic Insecurity --
Economic Insufficiency --
Economic Liberalization --
Ecuador --
Education --
Educational Vouchers --
Egypt --
Eisenhower, Dwight (Administration) --
El Salvador --
Employment --
Employment Policies Institute --
Employment Theory --
Empowerment of the Poor --
Endemic Poverty --
Engel Coefficient --
Engels, Friedrich --
Engineers Without Borders --
Entitlement --
Environmental Degradation --
Equality --
Equatorial Guinea --
Equity and Efficiency Trade-Off --
Equivalence Scales --
Eritrea --
Estonia --
Ethiopia --
European Relative-Income Standard of Poverty --
European Union Definition of Poverty --
Evangelicals for Social Action --
Evans, George Henry --
Exclusion --
Exploitation --
Extreme Poverty --
Fabian Society --
Faith-Based Antipoverty Programs --
Family Budgets --
Family Desertion --
Family Size and Structure --
Family Violence Prevention Fund --
Famine --
Federal Targeted Training --
Feinstein Foundation --
Feminist Approaches to Poverty --
Feminization of Poverty --
Feudalism --
Fiji --
Fillmore, Millard (Administration) --
Financial Markets --
Finland --
First8 --
Fiscal Policy --
Food First --
Food for the Hungry --
Food-Ratio Poverty Line --
Food Research and Action Center --
Food Shortages --
Food Stamps --
Foods Resource Bank --
Ford, Gerald (Administration) --
Foreign Aid --
Foreign Direct Investment --
Foster, Greer and Thorbecke Index --
Foucault, Michel --
Fourth World --
France --
Francis of Assisi --
Franciscan Order --
Frank, Andre Gunder --
Franklin, Benjamin --
Fraud --
Free Trade Agreement of the Americas --
Freedom from Hunger --
French Revolution --
Friedman, Milton --
Fuel Poverty --
G-8 --
G-8 Africa Action Plan --
Gabon --
Galbraith, John Kenneth --
Gambia --
Gandhi, Mohandas --
Garfield, James (Administration) --
Gender Discrimination --
Gender Division of Labor --
Genetic Explanations of Poverty --
George, Henry --
Georgia --
Germany --
Ghana --
Giddens, Anthony --
Giffen Goods --
Gilder, George --
Gini Index --
Global Commons --
Globalization --
Goodwill Industries --
Grant, Ulysses (Administration) --
Great Society Programs --
Greece --
Greeley, Horace --
Grenada --
Growth with Redistribution --
Guaranteed Assistance --
Guatemala --
Guinea --
Guinea-Bissau --
Guyana. Vol. 2. Habitat for Humanity --
Haig Fund --
Haiti --
Harding, Warren (Administration) --
Harrington, Michael --
Harrison, Benjamin (Administration) --
Harrison, William (Administration) --
Hayes, Rutherford (Administration) --
Head of the Household --
Head Start --
Headcount Index --
Healthcare --
Heifer Project --
Heilbroner, Robert --
Help the Aged --
Hinduism and Poverty --
History of Poverty --
HIV/AIDS --
Hobbes, Thomas --
Hobson, John --
Homelessness --
Honduras --
Hoover, Herbert (Administration) --
Household Consumption --
Household Employment --
Household Income --
Housing Assistance --
Hull House --
Human Capital --
Human Development --
Human Poverty Index --
Human Rights and Poverty --
Hungary --
Hunger --
Iceland --
Immigration --
Imperialism --
Income --
Income Distribution Theories --
Income Inequality --
Income Poverty --
India --
Indicators of Poverty --
Idigence --
Indonesia --
Industrial Revolution --
Industrialization --
Inflation --
Institute for Research on Poverty --
Institute for the Study of Homelessness and Poverty --
Institute on Race and Poverty --
InterAction --
Inter-American Development Bank --
International Development Cooperation Forum --
International Food Policy Research Institute --
International Fund for Agricultural Development --
Iternational Labor Organization --
International Monetary Fund --
International Nongovernmental Organizations --
International Poverty Rates ($1 and $2 a Day) --
International Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies --
International Trade --
Intrahousehold Transfers --
Iran --
Iraq --
Ireland --
Irish Famine --
Islam and Poverty --
Israel --
Italy --
Jackson, Andrew (Administration) --
Jamaica --
Japan --
Jefferson, Thomas (Administration) --
Jesuits --
Johnson, Andrew (Administration) --
Johnson, Lyndon (Administration) --
Joint Center for Poverty Research --
Jordan --
Jubilee 2000 --
Judaism and Poverty --
Kazakhstan --
Kennedy, John (Administration) --
Kenya --
Kiribati --
Korea, North --
Korea, South --
Kuwait --
Kyrgyzstan --
Labor Market --
Laissez-Faire --
Laos --
Latvia --
Lawyers Without Borders --
Lebanon --
Les Misérables --
Lesotho --
Leviathan --
Lewis, Arthur --
Liberation Theology --
Liberia --
Libya --
Liechtenstein --
Lincoln, Abraham (Administration) --
List, Friedrich --
Lithuania --
Live Aid --
Living-Standards Measurement Study --
Living Wage Campaign --
Living Waters for the World --
Locke, John --
Low-Income Cut-Offs --
Lumpenproletariat --
Luxembourg --
Luxembourg Employment Study --
Luxembourg Income Study --
Luxemburg, Rosa --
Macedonia (FYROM) --
Macroeconomic Policies --
Macroeconomics --
Madagascar --
Madison, James (Administration) --
Make Poverty History --
Malawi --
Malaysia --
Maldives --
Mali --
Malnutrition --
Malta --
Malthus, Thomas --
Mapping Poverty --
March of Dimes --
Marion Medical Mission --
Market Efficiency --
Marshall, Alfred --
Marshall Islands --
Marx, Karl --
Maternal Mortality and Morbidity --
Mauritania --
Mauritius --
McKinley, William (Administration) --
Means-Tested Government Antipoverty Programs --
Means Testing --
Médecins Sans Frontières --
Medicaid --
Medicare --
Medieval Thought --
Mendicant Orders --
Mercantilism --
Mercy Corps --
Mexico --
Microcredit --
Microeconomics --
Micronesia --
Mill, John Stuart --
Millennium Development Goals --
Milwaukee New Hope Project --
Minimum Wage --
Missionaries --
Moldova --
Monaco --
Monetary Policy --
Mongolia Monroe, James (Administration) --
Moral Poverty --
Morocco --
Mother Teresa --
Moynihan Report --
Mozambique --
Myanmar --
Myrdal's Theory of Cumulative Causation --
Namibia --
National Alliance to End Homelessness --
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People --
National Association for the Education of Young Children --
National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy --
National Coalition for the Homeless --
National Coalition of Barrios Unidos --
National Coalition on Health Care --
National Conference for Community and Justice --
National Education Association --
National Fatherhood Initiative --
National Interfaith Committee for Worker Justice --
National Low-Income Housing Coalition --
National Poverty Center --
National Research Council --
Natural Disasters --
Nauru --
NCH --
Needs --
Neoclassical Thought --
Neoliberalism --
Nepal --
Netherlands --
New Partnership for Africa's Development --
New Poor --
New Zealand --
Nicaragua --
Niger --
Nigeria --
Nixon, Richard (Administration) --
Nongovernmental Organizations --
Nonincome Poverty --
Nonworking Poor --
Normative Standards --
North American Free Trade Agreement --
Norway --
Nutrition --
OECD Countries --
Oman --
One Campaign --
Outsourcing/Offshoring --
Overall Poverty --
Owen, Robert --
OXFAM --
Pakistan --
Palau --
Palestine --
Panama --
Papua New Guinea --
Paraguay --
Participation --
Partnership to Cut Hunger and Poverty in Africa --
Paternalism and Welfare --
Pauperism --
Pension Programs --
Peripheral Poverty --
Permanent (Collective) Poverty --
Peru --
Philippines --
Physiocrats --
Pierce, Franklin (Administration) --
Planning --
Poland --
Polanyi, Karl --
Polish Humanitarian Organization --
Polk, James (Administration) --
Poor Laws --
Portugal --
Poverty and Race Research Action Council --
Poverty Assessment --
Poverty Clock --
Poverty Dominance --
Poverty Gap --
Poverty Gap Index --
Poverty in History --
Poverty Law Resources --
Poverty Laws --
Poverty Lawyers --
Poverty Pimp --
Poverty Politics --
Poverty Profiles --
Poverty, Race and Inequality Program --
Poverty Rate --
Poverty Reduction and Growth Facility --
Poverty Research --
Poverty Research Centers --
Poverty Threshold --
Poverty Trap --
Power and Poverty --
Pratham --
Prebisch, Raul --
Presbyterian Hunger Program --
Primary Poverty --
Privatization --
Program on Poverty and Social Welfare Policy --
Pro-Poor Growth --
Protestant Churches --
Protestant Ethics --
Public Goods --
Public Policy --
Public Welfare --
Qatar --
Quran Definiions of Poverty --
Racial Discrimination --
Rationing --
Rawls, John --
Reagan, Ronald (Administration) --
Rebuilding Together --
Recession --
Redistribution --
Regulation --
Relative Deprivation --
Relative-Income-Based-Measures of Poverty --
Relative Welfare Index --
Religion --
Republican Party --
RESULTS --
Ricardo, David --
Romania --
Roosevelt, Franklin (Administration) --
Roosevelt, Theodore (Administration) --
Roy Wilkins Center --
Rural Antipoverty Programs --
Rural Deprivation --
Rural Poverty Research Center --
Rural Sociological Society --
Russia --
Rwanda. Vol. 3. Saint Kitts and Nevis --
Saint Lucia --
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines --
Salvation Army --
Samaritans --
Samoa --
San Marino --
Sanitation --
Sankara Nethralaya --
São Tomé and Principe --
Saudi Arabia --
Save the Children --
Scarcity --
Scientific Definitions of Poverty --
Scope --
Second Harvest --
Secondary Poverty --
Segregation --
Selectivity --
Sen, Amartya --
Sen Index --
Senate Hunger Caucus --
Senegal --
Sen-Shorrocks-Thon Index --
Serbia and Montenegro --
Seychelles --
Share Our Strength --
Shelter --
Sierra Leone --
Singapore --
Slovakia --
Slovenia --
Smith, Adam --
Social Assistance --
Social Democracy --
Social Disqualification --
Social Exclusion --
Social Inequality --
Social Insecurity --
Social Insurance --
Social Insurance (Universal) --
Social Mobility --
Social Poverty --
Social Security --
Social Stratification --
Social Work --
Socialism --
Society of St. Vincent de Paul --
Sociology of Poverty --
Solidarity --
Solomon Islands --
Somalia --
South Africa --
Spain --
Speenhamland System --
Squared Poverty Gap Index --
Squatting --
Sri Lanka --
Stabilization --
Standard Food Basket --
Standard Food Basket Variant --
Standard of Living --
Starvation --
Stigmatization --
Street Children --
Structural Dependency --
Structuralist School --
Students Against Sweatshops --
Subemployment --
Subjective Measures of Poverty --
Subsistence --
Sudan --
Supplemental Security Income --
Supply-Side Economics --
Suriname --
Sustainability --
Swaziland --
Sweden --
Switzerland --
Syria --
Taft, William Howard (Administration) --
Tajikistan --
Tanzania --
Taylor, Zachary (Administration) --
Technology --
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families --
Thailand --
Third Way --
Third World --
Thompson, T. Phillips --
TIP Curves --
TOC-H --
Togo --
Tonga --
Totally Fuzzy and Relative Poverty Measures --
Traumatic Poverty --
Trinidad and Tobago --
Truman, Harry (Administration) --
Tunisia --
Turkey --
Turkmenistan --
Tuvalu --
Tyler, John (Administration) --
UBN-PL Method --
Uganda --
Ukraine --
Ultimate Poverty --
Underclass --
UNDP Regional Project for Overcoming Poverty --
Unemployment --
Unemployment Insurance --
UNICEFy --
United Arab Emirates --
United for a Fair Economy --
United Kingdom --
United Methodist Church Initiatives --
United Methodist Committee on Relief --
United Nations Development Program --
United States --
United Way --
Universal Healthcare --
University of Kentucky Center for Poverty Research --
Urban Antipoverty Programs --
Urbanization --
Uruguay --
U.S. Catholic Conference --
USDA Poverty Line --
Utopian Socialists --
Uzbekistan --
Vagrancy --
Van Buren, Martin (Administration) --
Vanuatu --
Venezuela --
Vietnam --
Voluntary Poverty --
Vulnerability --
Wage Slavery --
Wages --
Wallerstein, Immanuel --
Wants --
War and Poverty --
War on Poverty --
Washington, George (Administration) --
Water --
Wealth Inequality --
Wealth Tax --
Weber, Max --
Welfare --
Welfare Dependence --
Welfare Housing --
Welfare Rights --
Welfare State --
Western Monasticism --
Wilson, Woodrow (Administration) --
Women and Poverty --
Workers' Compensation --
Workfare --
Working Poor --
Work-Welfare Programs --
World Bank --
World Bank Poverty Lines --
World Concern --
World Economic Forum --
World Food Program --
World Health Organization --
World Relief --
World Social Forum --
World Trade Organization --
World Vision International --
World War I --
World War II --
Yemen --
YMCA and YWCA --
Zambia --
Zimbabwe. v. 1. A-G --
v. 2. H-R --
v. 3. S-Z.
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(Administration) -- Means-Tested Government Antipoverty Programs -- Means Testing -- Médecins Sans Frontières -- Medicaid -- Medicare -- Medieval Thought -- Mendicant Orders -- Mercantilism -- Mercy Corps -- Mexico -- Microcredit -- Microeconomics -- Micronesia -- Mill, John Stuart -- Millennium Development Goals -- Milwaukee New Hope Project -- Minimum Wage -- Missionaries -- Moldova -- Monaco -- Monetary Policy -- Mongolia Monroe, James (Administration) -- Moral Poverty -- Morocco -- Mother Teresa -- Moynihan Report -- Mozambique -- Myanmar -- Myrdal's Theory of Cumulative Causation -- Namibia -- National Alliance to End Homelessness -- National Association for the Advancement of Colored People -- National Association for the Education of Young Children -- National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy -- National Coalition for the Homeless -- National Coalition of Barrios Unidos -- National Coalition on Health Care -- National Conference for Community and Justice -- National Education 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Rawls, John -- Reagan, Ronald (Administration) -- Rebuilding Together -- Recession -- Redistribution -- Regulation -- Relative Deprivation -- Relative-Income-Based-Measures of Poverty -- Relative Welfare Index -- Religion -- Republican Party -- RESULTS -- Ricardo, David -- Romania -- Roosevelt, Franklin (Administration) -- Roosevelt, Theodore (Administration) -- Roy Wilkins Center -- Rural Antipoverty Programs -- Rural Deprivation -- Rural Poverty Research Center -- Rural Sociological Society -- Russia -- Rwanda."@en
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schema:description"v. 1. A-G -- v. 2. H-R -- v. 3. S-Z."@en
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