ERIC Number: EJ273094
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1982
Reference Count: 0
The Rural Poor in Mid-America: An Assessment.
Aikman, Arthur L.
Rural Educator, v4 n1 p1-4 Fall 1982
Suggests the effects of poverty may be more debilitating on rural youth than on urban youth due to differences in background, i.e., lower educational level of parents, lower family income, cultural isolation, fewer social services, and marriage at an earlier age. Discusses health problems, housing inadequacies, and fatherless families. (AH)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A