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Experiencing poverty

voices from the bottom
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Poverty -- United States., Poor -- United States., Economic history -- 1945-, United States -- Economic conditions --

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StatementD. Stanley Eitzen and Kelly Eitzen Smith.
ContributionsSmith, Kelly Eitzen.
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LC ClassificationsHV91 .E39 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination212 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL3573449M
ISBN 100534529585
LC Control Number2002106306
OCLC/WorldCa50879808

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This influential book describes the knowledge and skills educators need to recognize and combat the bias and inequity that undermine educational engagement for students experiencing poverty.

This edition features revisions based on new research and lessons from the author’s professional development work, including the dangers of “grit /5(27). Part VI demonstrates efforts by poor people to create viable lives even when they face difficult situations.

These efforts include the organization and use of an underground (hidden, irregular, and sometimes illegal) economy; family networks for exchange of goods and services; neighborhood organizations; and collective efforts such as strikes and boycotts to change work conditions, welfare.

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