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Wasserman, Jason Adam
At home on the street : people, poverty, and a hidden culture of homelessness / Jason Adam Wasserman, Jeffrey Michael Clair
Alternate Title People, poverty, and a hidden culture of homelessness
Boulder : Lynne Rienner Publishers, c2010
book jacket
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 3rd Floor  HV4505 .W26 2010    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Homelessness -- United States
Homeless persons -- United States
Poor -- United States
Poverty -- United States
Physical Description xi, 252 p. ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-241) and index
Contents Introduction: homelessness in the United States -- Accessing a hidden population -- Describing those who are homeless -- Causes of homelessness -- Urban space and relations on the street -- The complex dispositions of those on the street -- Street identities and creative resistance -- Business, politics, and the moving ghetto -- Homeless services: healing the sick -- Religious approaches: saving souls -- Conclusion: improving research, improving policy
Alternate Author Clair, Jeffrey M., 1958-

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