ERIC Number: ED024744
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Publication Date: 1968
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Up from Poverty; New Career Ladders for Nonprofessionals.
Riessman, Frank; Popper, Hermine I.
The 23 essays in this collection (1) discuss the movement to provide careers for poor non-professionals as an economic and social reform, (2) describe new careers occupations in social welfare, education, the health services, corrections, and industry, and (3) offer guidelines for designing new careers occupations and for training nonprofessionals.
Descriptors: Career Opportunities, Correctional Institutions, Economic Opportunities, Economically Disadvantaged, Health Occupations, Indigenous Personnel, Industry, Labor Force Development, Nonprofessional Personnel, School Aides, Social Change, Social Mobility, Social Welfare, Teacher Aides, Training
Harper and Row, Publishers, Inc., 49 East 33rd St., New York, N.Y. 10016 ($7.95).
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