TITLE

Strengthening Social Capital to Tackle Poverty

AUTHOR(S)
Scheffert, Donna Rae
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Rural Minnesota Journal;Fall2008, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the importance of social capital in tackling poverty among rural women in Minnesota. It discusses how informal and community supports in rural communities can be leveraged to support people in poverty. It mentions that policy makers, local leaders, and individuals in poverty, who migrate from urban to rural areas, need an accurate and descriptive picture of the quality of life for rural families in poverty.
ACCESSION #
35765734

 

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