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ERIC Number: EJ366511
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1987
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-0112
Labor Markets, Industrial Structure, and Poverty: A Theoretical Discussion and Empirical Example.
Tomaskovic-Devey, Donald
Rural Sociology, v52 n1 p56-74 Spr 1987
Proposes social structural view of poverty rates as a function of local opportunity instead of individual-level focus on who is poor. Defines poverty rates as a function of industrial structure and relative power of labor in a locality. Confirms theoretical model with data from 46 South Carolina counties. (LFL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Audience: Researchers
Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: South Carolina