For the past twenty years this book has been distinguished by its relevant coverage, tight organization, multidisciplinary perspective, and timeliness. The tenth edition preserves these qualities while incorporating new reference material. A three-part organization covers the dimensions of poverty and inequality, causes of poverty, and policy options. For social workers, welfare professionals, and job counselors.
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This book was written to provide students with a broad overview of the dimensions of poverty and discrimination, the various explanations for these social ills, and the policy options for addressing them.From the Back Cover:
In addition to this wealth of new material, the new edition of The Economics of Poverty and Discrimination lists web sites that permit students to access additional data and resources. An accompanying Instructor's Manual, prepared by Professor Steve Rock of Western Illinois University, offers additional resources and teaching suggestions.
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Book Description Prentice Hall. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0132268388. Bookseller Inventory # V1-OG3T-2D3M
Book Description Prentice Hall, 1989. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 5th. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0132268388