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Author Wagner, David
Title Confronting homelessness : poverty, politics, and the failure of social policy / David Wagner, with Jennifer Barton Gilman
Imprint Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, c2012
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HV4505 .W233 2012    AVAILABLE    30610020388997
Descript xi, 207 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Series Social problems, social constructions
Social problems, social constructions
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-196) and index
Homelessness: from crisis to routine -- The rise and fall of a social problem -- A brief history of homelessness -- Recognizing and naming a crisis, 1979-1982 -- Modest victories, 1983-1988 -- Criminalization and compassion fatigue, 1989-1993 -- From social problem to bureaucratic problem, 1994-2012 -- Lessons learned
Subject Homelessness -- United States
United States -- Social policy
Alt Author Gilman, Jennifer Barton
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