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Wagner, David
Confronting homelessness : poverty, politics, and the failure of social policy / David Wagner with Jennifer Barton Gilman
Boulder, Colo. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, c2012
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 3rd Floor  HV4505 .W233 2012    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Homelessness -- United States
Subject United States -- Social policy
Subject(s) Homelessness -- Government policy -- United States
Physical Description xi, 207 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 177-196) and index
Contents 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
Series Social problems, social constructions
Alternate Author Gilman, Jennifer Barton

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