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ERIC Number: EJ362757
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1987
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The History and Context of Rural Poverty.
Bedics, Bonnie
Human Services in the Rural Environment, v10 n4, v11 n1 p12-14 Spr-Sum 1987
Those who are poor and reside in the rural pockets of poverty are at a cumulative disadvantage in United States society. Low educational levels, poor health, lack of competitive job skills, and a mindset restricted by poverty give little hope for mobility--especially in communities devoid of opportunity and supportive services. (JHZ)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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Audience: Support Staff; Practitioners
Language: English
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Note: Theme issue with title "Special Issue on Rural Poverty."