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Title The war against poverty : progress and status, fifty years on / Adnan Keoni, editor.
Imprint New York : Nova Publishers, [2014]
©2014

Series Hunger and poverty: causes, impacts and eradication
Hunger and poverty. Causes, impacts and eradication.
Subject Poverty.
Charities.
Public welfare.
Alt Name Keoni, Adnan,
Series Hunger and poverty: causes, impacts and eradication
Hunger and poverty. Causes, impacts and eradication.
Subject Poverty.
Charities.
Public welfare.
Alt Name Keoni, Adnan,
Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents THE WAR AGAINST POVERTY: PROGRESS AND STATUS, FIFTY YEARS ON; Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data; CONTENTS; PREFACE; Chapter 1: THE WAR ON POVERTY 50 YEARS LATER: A PROGRESS REPORT; EXECUTIVE SUMMARY; I.MEASURING POVERTY:WHO IS POOR IN AMERICA?; II. ASSESSING THE WAR ON POVERTY; III. THE ROLE OF ANTIPOVERTY PROGRAMS: A CLOSER LOOK; IV. THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION'S RECORD AND AGENDA TO STRENGTHEN ECONOMIC SECURITY AND INCREASE OPPORTUNITY; CONCLUSION; REFERENCES; Chapter 2: POVERTY IN THE UNITED STATES: 2012; SUMMARY; TRENDS IN POVERTY; THE U.S. "OFFICIAL" DEFINITION OF POVERTY.
POVERTY AMONG SELECTED GROUPSRECEIPT OF NEED-TESTED ASSISTANCE AMONG THE POOR; THE GEOGRAPHY OF POVERTY; THE RESEARCH SUPPLEMENTAL POVERTY MEASURE; APPENDIX A. U.S. POVERTY STATISTICS: 1959-2012; APPENDIX B.METROPOLITAN AREA POVERTY ESTIMATES; APPENDIX C. POVERTY ESTIMATES BY CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT; INDEX.
Note PDF title page (viewed March 28, 2014).
ISBN 9781631174223 (electronic bk.)
1631174223 (electronic bk.)
1631174215
9781631174216
OCLC # 875010280
Additional Format Print version: War against poverty. New York : Nova Publishers, [2014] 1631174215 9781631174216 (DLC) 2013362536 (OCoLC)869589446