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Handbook on In-Work Poverty
Language: en
Pages: 528
Authors: Henning Lohmann, Ive Marx
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-28 - Publisher:

There has been a rapid global expansion of academic and policy attention focusing on in-work poverty, acknowledging that across the world a large number of the poor are 'working poor'. Taking a global and multi-disciplinary perspective, this Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of current research at the intersection between work
Handbook on In-Work Poverty
Language: en
Pages: 520
Authors: Henning Lohmann, Ive Marx
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Edward Elgar Publishing

There has been a rapid global expansion of academic and policy attention focusing on in-work poverty, acknowledging that across the world a large number of the poor are ‘working poor’. Taking a global and multi-disciplinary perspective, this Handbook provides a comprehensive overview of current research at the intersection between work
Handbook of Families and Poverty
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: D. Russell Crane, Tim B. Heaton
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-10-19 - Publisher: SAGE Publications

"Edited by two well-known family researchers at Brigham Young University, this meticulously researched compendium is a trove of useful information on areas where poverty and family issues intersect. This volume should be the first stop for anyone beginning research on poverty and families." —CHOICE The Handbook of Families and Poverty
Handbook on Poverty + Inequality
Language: en
Pages: 442
Authors: Jonathan Haughton, Shahidur R. Khandker
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-03-27 - Publisher: World Bank Publications

For anyone wanting to learn, in practical terms, how to measure, describe, monitor, evaluate, and analyze poverty, this Handbook is the place to start. It is designed to be accessible to people with a university-level background in science or the social sciences. It is an invaluable tool for policy analysts,
Poverty in America
Language: en
Pages: 214
Authors: John Iceland
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

"This volume is an excellent overview of the dimensions and sources of American poverty. John Iceland combines statistical data, theoretical arguments, and historical information in a book that is highly readable and will very likely become a standard reference for students of poverty."--William Julius Wilson, author of "When Work Disappears"