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|Additional Physical Format:||Online version:
On fighting poverty.
New York, Basic Books 
|Material Type:||Conference publication|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
James L Sundquist; American Academy of Arts and Sciences.; American Academy of Arts and Sciences. Library.
|Notes:||Based on papers presented at a continuing seminar of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences on problems of race and poverty during the academic year 1966-67.|
|Description:||x, 256 pages ; 25 cm.|
|Contents:||Origins of the war on poverty / James L. Sundquist --
The beginnings of OEO / Adam Yarmolinsky --
The Community Action Program -past, present, and its future? / Sanford Kravitz --
The politics of local responsibility: administration of the Community Action Program, 1964-1966 / John G. Wofford --
Rural upheaval: confrontation and accommodation / Robert Coles --
The view from the city: community action in Trenton / Gregory Farrell --
The view from Capitol Hill: harassment and survival / William C. Selover --
Evaluating the war on poverty / Robert A. Levine --
Practice, method, and theory in evaluating social-action programs / Peter H. Rossi --
The end of the experiment? / James L. Sundquist.
|Series Title:||Perspectives on poverty, 2.|
|Responsibility:||edited by James L. Sundquist, with the assistance of Corinne Saposs Schelling.|