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ISBN-10 0131889710ISBN-13 9780131889712
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ISBN-10 0131889699ISBN-13 9780131889699
Author(s): Bradley R. Schiller
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Copyright year: © 2008 Pages: 352
Description

For courses in economics of poverty and discrimination, welfare politics and policy, social problems, and sociology of poverty, in the departments of economics, sociology, urban studies, education and social work. As the leading college text in the field for over twenty years, this book has been distinguished by its relevant coverage, tight organization, multidisciplinary perspective, and timeliness. The ninth edition preserves these qualities while incorporating new reference material.

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