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Author Wilson, William J., 1935-
Title The truly disadvantaged : the inner city, the underclass, and public policy / William Julius Wilson
Imprint Chicago ; London : The University of Chicago Press, [2012]
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  HV4045 .W55 2012    AVAILABLE    30610020399283
Edition Second edition
Descript xi, 317 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 291-310) and index
The ghetto underclass, poverty, and social dislocations -- Cycles of deprivation and the ghetto underclass debate -- Social change and social dislocations in the inner city -- Poverty and family structure: the widening gap between evidence and public policy -- Issues / with Kathryn Neckerman -- Joblessness versus welfare effects: a further reexamination / with Robert Aponte and Kathryn Neckerman -- The ghetto underclass and public policy -- Race-specific policies and the truly disadvantaged -- The limited visions of race relations and the war on poverty -- The hidden agenda
Subject Urban poor -- United States
Inner cities -- United States
Urban policy -- United States
African Americans -- Economic conditions
African Americans -- Social conditions
United States -- Race relations
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