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Facts on the many faces of poverty.

National Urban League.

Facts on the many faces of poverty.

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Published by The League in New York .
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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Poor -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Poverty.,
    • United States -- Economic conditions -- 1945-

    • Edition Notes

      Cover title.

      GenreStatistics.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC110.P6 N3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination15 p., 2 folded p. ;
      Number of Pages15
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5974930M
      LC Control Number66000229
      OCLC/WorldCa27671302


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The debate surrounding welfare will continue as each of the 50 states struggles to reform their welfare programs, and this debate will turn on the public's perception of the welfare population. At a time when welfare has become a hotly debated political issue, Faces of Poverty gives us the facts.

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