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Poor support : poverty in the American family

Author: David T Ellwood
Publisher: New York : Basic Books, ©1988.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Examines the forms that poverty takes in American families and what can be done to remedy it.

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ellwood, David T.
Poor support.
New York : Basic Books, ©1988
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David T Ellwood
ISBN: 0465059961 9780465059966 0465059953 9780465059959 9780465060504 0465060501
OCLC Number: 17507301
Description: xii, 271 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Beyond welfare --
Values and the helping conundrums --
The transformation of America's families --
Poverty among two-parent families --
Poverty among single-parent families --
Ghetto poverty --
Choosing a future.
Responsibility: David T. Ellwood.


"The subject of a New York Times Magazine cover story of December 8, 1996, David Ellwood is one of the country's leading experts on poverty. In this book he describes who the poor are, explains why  Read more...


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