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ERIC Number: EJ482187
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1994
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ISSN: ISSN-0279-5957
Poverty in the Rural United States.
Dudenhefer, Paul
Rural Sociologist, v14 n1 p4-25 1994
Presents poverty statistics from the report of the Rural Sociological Society's Task Force on Persistent Rural Poverty. Discusses who the rural poor are, recaps the history of government policies affecting rural poverty, and touches upon 10 theories that attempt social, economic, and educational explanations of why poverty is so persistent in nonmetropolitan areas. (KS)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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