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ERIC Number: EJ640287
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0096-1442
"The Barrios and the Ghettos Have Organized!" Community Action, Political Acrimony, and the War on Poverty in San Antonio.
Clayson, William
Journal of Urban History, v28 n2 p158-83 Jan 2002
Discusses the history and problems of the Community Action Program and the War on Poverty from the 1960s-1980s, highlighting San Antonio, Texas, and the San Antonio Neighborhood Youth Organization. Suggests that the War on Poverty's historical significance was more political than economic, and it emerged as a program that Hispanic and Black San Antonians considered rightfully their own. (SM)
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: Texas (San Antonio)