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7 edition of The Visible Poor found in the catalog.

The Visible Poor

Homelessness in the United States

by Joel Blau

  • 276 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poverty,
  • Medical,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Homeless persons,
  • Homelessness,
  • Social Science / Poverty,
  • Health Care Delivery

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9796366M
    ISBN 100195083539
    ISBN 109780195083538
    OCLC/WorldCa29384407

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Kahn, Professor (Emeritus), The Columbia University School of Social Work "Joel Blau's work The Visible Poor combines the best of public policy analysis with a commitment to the poor in by:   The Visible Poor book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.

Taking an in-depth look at the causes of homelessness in the U.S., Blau d 5/5(1). The Working Poor: Invisible in America is not a book of answer it is a book of questions born of insight.

I was once on Section 8 housing and disability and even still I never knew true poverty. My lights, phone, water were always on paid and kept up to by: Our Invisible Poor.

By Dwight Macdonal d. Janu Save this story for later. The extent of our poverty has suddenly become visible. The same thing has happened in England, where.

Taking an in-depth look at the causes of homelessness in the United States, Joel Blau disproves the convenient myths that most homeless are crazy, drug addicts, or lazy misfits who brought their suffering upon themselves.

He shows that the current crisis was an inevitable result of economicand political changes in recent decades, systematically reviewing the explanations offered by researchers Reviews: 1.

The Invisible Poor. By James Fallows. But I think there is another force that has made this a rich era with barely visible poor people. It is the unusual social and imaginative separation.

bases. Not so. The Visible Poor: Homelessness in the United States, provides a refreshing departure from mainstream analysis of the poor, the homeless and the poorly housed. The book is a well documented examination of the multiple and complex causes of homelessness and an interesting analysis of the various pub-lic and private responses to.

The Working Poor: Invisible in America is a book written by Pulitzer Prize-winner David K. personal interviews and research, Shipler presents in this book anecdotes and life stories of individuals considered the working poor. Using their lives as examples, he illustrates the struggles the working poor face while attempting to escape : David K.

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