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Poor Kids

Author: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : PBS, New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Infobase, [2012] 2019. ©2012
Edition/Format:   eVideo : Clipart/images/graphics : EnglishView all editions and formats
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View an intimate portrait of the ongoing economic crisis told through kids growing up in the Midwest. The film revisits three families hit hard by the recession and finds them still struggling, exploring what poverty means to children and to the country.
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Genre/Form: Internet videos
Material Type: Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Infobase,; PBS (Firm)
OCLC Number: 1091368617
Language Note: Closed-captioned.
Notes: Originally released by PBS, 2012.
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Infobase on February 04, 2019.
Target Audience: 9 - 12, Academic/AP
Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (53 min., 17 sec)) : sound, color.
Contents: Smith Family: 2012 (5:03); Hagwood Family: 2012 (4:59); Davis Family: 2012 (4:03); Rising Costs (3:41); Finding Sustenance (4:03); Making Sacrifices (3:35); Living Conditions (6:28); Desiring Better Lives (4:06); Hagwood Family: 2017 (3:47); Smith Family: 2017 (4:18); Davis Family: 2017 (4:58); Future Hopes (2:46); Credits: Poor Kids (1:02);
Responsibility: PBS.

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View an intimate portrait of the ongoing economic crisis told through kids growing up in the Midwest. The film revisits three families hit hard by the recession and finds them still struggling, exploring what poverty means to children and to the country.

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