TITLE

Distinguishing Ends and Means

AUTHOR(S)
Lampman, Robert J.
PUB. DATE
July 1965
SOURCE
Monthly Labor Review;Jul65, Vol. 88 Issue 7, p838
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses ways of helping alleviate poverty. Distinction between helping and doing good for people and antipoverty work; Risk in instituting antipoverty programs; Forecast on the response of poor people to an increase in job opportunities and to programs that help change the attitudes, motivations and potential productivity of the poor.
ACCESSION #
6002278

 

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