Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 July 2014

560 Pages

6 x 8.9 inches

ISBN: 9780190615499

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New Perspectives on Poverty

Policies, Programs, and Practice

Elissa D. Giffords and Karen R. Garber

  • defines poverty and social welfare in historical and contemporary contexts from multiple perspectives
  • relevant case studies along with additional resources and Internet links to help further understanding thorough treatment of employment-related policies
  • practical interventions at the micro, mezzo, and macro levels
  • discussion questions for full lectures, small groups, or personal reflection on specific topics

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