ERIC Number: ED036713
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-Apr
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The Future of American Poverty; Some Basic Issues in Evaluating Alternative Anti-Poverty Measures.
Berry, Paul C.; And Others
Embracing four separate reports, this document contains a context and summary for studying orientations toward poverty, kinds of poor, and other basic issues of poverty; equality of economic opportunity and other criteria for evaluating poverty programs; general solutions to poverty; characteristics of transfer payment systems, birth control, and other antipoverty measures; the economic history of poverty in the United States; political dynamics of poverty; and projected trends (1960-2000) in the demographic and political dimensions of poverty. (ly)
Descriptors: Cost Effectiveness, Economic Change, Economic Opportunities, Employment, Evaluation Criteria, Feasibility Studies, Foreign Policy, History, Poverty, Poverty Programs, Social Class, Values
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Authoring Institution: Hudson Inst., Croton-on-Hudson, NY.