TITLE

Always Among Us

AUTHOR(S)
Mead, Lawrence M.
PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Dec1991, Issue 18, p49
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews two books on poverty. "The Urban Underclass," edited by Christopher Jencks and Paul E. Peterson; "Inner-City Poverty in the United States," edited by Lawrence E. Lynn Jr. and Michael H. McGeary.
ACCESSION #
17728190

 

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