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The Homeless in contemporary society

Author: Richard D Bingham; Roy E Green; Sammis B White; University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. Urban Research Center.
Publisher: Newbury Park, Calif. : Sage, ©1987.
Series: Sage focus editions, 87.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Homeless in Contemporary Society addresses the problems of homelessness in two parts. Part One, Understanding Homelessness, outlines the historical context of the `new' homeless. Part Two,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard D Bingham; Roy E Green; Sammis B White; University of Wisconsin--Milwaukee. Urban Research Center.
ISBN: 0803928882 9780803928886
OCLC Number: 300596913
Notes: La p. de t. porte en outre : Published in cooperation with the Urban Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.
"Published in cooperation with the Urban Research Center, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee"
Description: 276 pages
Contents: Preface - Richard D Bingham, Roy E Green and Sammis B WhitePART ONE: UNDERSTANDING HOMELESSNESSA Brief History of the Homeless Problem in the United States - Charles HochWho Are the Homeless and How Many Are There? - Kathleen PeroffThe New Homeless - Mary E Stefl A National PerspectiveMarjorie J RobertsonHomeless Veterans An Emerging Problem?Homeless Women and Children - Patricia A Sullivan and Shirley P DamroschThe Situation of Homelessness - Rene I JahielHomelessness - Michael S Carliner A Housing Problem?PART TWO: POLICY AND PROGRAM OPTIONSThe Role of Religions and Non-Profit Organizations in Combatting Homelessness - Mary Anderson CooperThe National Healthcare for the Homeless Program - James D WrightLos Angeles - Allan David Heskin Innovative Local ApproachesPortland Oregon - Marsha Ritzdorf and Sumner M Sharpe A Comprehensive ApproachThe State Role - Governor Mario M Cuomo New York State's Approach to HomelessnessThe Federal Role in Aiding the Homeless - June Q KochThird World Solution to the Homeless Problem - Leland S BurnsHomelessness - Randolph H Knight An American Problem?
Series Title: Sage focus editions, 87.
Responsibility: edited by Richard D. Bingham, Roy E. Green, Sammis B. White.
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