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The visible poor : homelessness in the United States

Author: Joel Blau
Publisher: New York : Oxford Univ. Press, ©1993, 1992.
Series: Oxford paperbacks.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An analysis of the response of institutions and organizations in the major cities of the USA to the problem of homelessness - one of the most pressing and publicized social issues in contemporary  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joel Blau
ISBN: 0195057430 9780195057430 0195083539 9780195083538
OCLC Number: 787859902
Awards: Winner of Named an Outstanding Academic Book of 1992-1993 by Choice.
Description: 235 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Oxford paperbacks.
Responsibility: Joel Blau.

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