The Roster of Poverty

Orshansky, Mollie
August 1965
Monthly Labor Review;Aug65, Vol. 88 Issue 8, p951
Academic Journal
Discusses the nature of poverty and its long-term consequences in the U.S. Incidence of poverty among children by race and sex; Labor force status of family head; Incidence of poverty among white and nonwhite households; Disadvantages of assuming family responsibilities; Reliability of earning as the sole index of poverty.


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