ERIC Number: ED078985
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1968-May
Reference Count: 0
Rural Poverty in the United States. A Report by the President's National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty.
Wilber, George L., Ed.; Bishop, C. E., Ed.
Papers prepared for the National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty are presented in this report. These papers provide the Commission background information for recommendations submitted to the President of the United States. Major topics covered include the structural changes taking place in rural areas and the inter-relationships between rural and urban America; occupational mobility and migration; health care and family planning; the developmental nature of agriculture and other natural resource industries; the ecnomics of poverty; and policies and programs to alter income distribution. Other papers prepared for the Commission but not published are listed in the appendix. (PS)
Descriptors: Agriculture, Blacks, Family Planning, Health Services, Local Government, Migration, Natural Resources, Poverty, Rural Areas, Rural Urban Differences, Unemployment
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C. 20402 ($5.75)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Advisory Commission on Rural Poverty, Washington, DC.