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Poverty in America: A Handbook

Poverty in America: A Handbook
Author: John Iceland
ISBN 13: 9780520248410
ISBN 10: 520248414
Edition: 2
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication Date: 2006-02-06
Format: Paperback
Pages: 223
List Price: $24.95

Praise for the first edition:

"Highly readable. Will very likely become a standard reference for students of poverty."—William Julius Wilson, author of When Work Disappears

"With succinct and engaging prose, Poverty in America covers the gamut —from theoretical issues to measurement to history to public policy—better than any other book out there right now."—Dalton Conley, author of Honky