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ERIC Number: EJ480961
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Working, Still Poor: A Loan Program's Role in the Lives of Low-Income Single Parents.
Jones, Linda E.; Wattenberg, Esther
Social Work, v36 n2 p146-53 Mar 1991
Established innovative interest-free loan program in midwestern metropolitan area as response to deteriorating economic circumstances of low-wage-earning single parents and their dependent children during 1980s. Interviews with participants revealed personal characteristics and economic circumstances of target population and purposes for which loans were obtained. Program was viewed as one form of assistance for working poor single-parent families. (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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