Winning the War on Poverty: Applying the Lessons of History to the Present

by
Brian L. Fifeauthor

Brian L. Fife is professor and chair of the Department of Public Policy at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. His publications include Old School Still Matters: Lessons from History to Reform Public Education in America.

Winning the War on Poverty: Applying the Lessons of History to the Present

20180430

Praeger

Pages 248
Topics Current Events and Issues

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Winning the War on Poverty: Applying the Lessons of History to the Present

Author(s): Fife, Brian;
Contributors: Fife, Brian;
Abstract:

Applying lessons from history to the reality of poverty today in the United States—the most affluent country in the world—this book analyzes contributing factors to poverty and proposes steps to relieve people affected by it.


• Merges theory, real-life stories, and data analysis for a comprehensive view of poverty

• Addresses poverty in the United States through an interdisciplinary approach

• Offers proactive measures to reduce the U.S. poverty level

• Emphasizes the value of learning from history to stop mistakes that can still be avoided

SortTitle: winning the war on poverty: applying the lessons of history to the present
Keyword(s): Current Events and Issues
Author Info:
Brian L. Fifeauthor

Brian L. Fife is professor and chair of the Department of Public Policy at Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne. His publications include Old School Still Matters: Lessons from History to Reform Public Education in America.

eISBN-13: 9781440832826
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440832819
Imprint: Praeger
Pages: 248
Publication Date: 20180430