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ERIC Number: EJ427909
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0033-3557
Why the Poor Are Still with Us: II. The Moral Environment of the Poor.
Schwartz, Joel
Public Interest, n103 p21-37 Spr 1991
Discusses the implementation of measures that view the restoration of moral order as a key to the reduction of poverty. Examines the history of this idea, notably in the works of Jacob Riis. The return to an emphasis on character is seen as a timely response to urban disorder and degeneracy. (DM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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