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One Nation, Underprivileged

Why American Poverty Affects Us All

by Mark Robert Rank

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7391721M
ISBN 100195189728
ISBN 109780195189728
OCLC/WorldCa61769646

Despite its enormous wealth, the United States leads the industrialized world in poverty. One Nation, Underprivileged unravels this disturbing paradox by offering a unique and radically different understanding of American poverty/5.   Mark Robert Rank utilizes a great metaphor while painting a picture of poverty in America in his book, One Nation, Underprivileged: Why American Poverty Affects Us All. Rank sets the table for.

One nation, underprivileged [electronic resource]: why American poverty affects us all / Mark Robert Rank. Main author: Rank, Mark R. Corporate Author: Ebook Central Academic Complete., ProQuest (Firm) Format: eBook Online access: Connect to electronic book via Ebook Central. Book Reviews. Mark Robert Rank, One Nation Underprivileged: Why American Poverty Affects Us All. New York: Oxford University Press, $ hardcover. Poor people trigger different responses. They provoke many on the street to recite the folk wisdom about poverty. Within the academy, experts scrutinize their demographic traits. But so cut.

His next book, “One Nation, Underprivileged: Why American Poverty Affects Us All,” provided a new understanding of poverty in America. His life-course research has demonstrated for the first time that a majority of Americans will experience poverty and will use a social safety net program at some point during their lives. One Nation, Underprivileged: Why American Poverty Affects Us All by Mark Robert Rank. Recommended by Shantha Ready Alonso, NCC Advocacy and Outreach Specialist. I was lucky enough to study social work at Washington University in St. Louis, where Professor Rank teaches. Consistent with his lectures and articles, this book is sure to enlighten and surprise. [ ].


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Oxford University Press, pp. Cloth, $   One Nation, Underprivileged unravels this disturbing paradox by offering a unique and radically different understanding of American poverty.

It debunks many of our most common myths about the poor, while at the same time provides a powerful new framework for addressing this enormous social and economic : Oxford University Press. One Nation, Underprivileged attacks the problem with new and often surprising research, strong moral values, an ear for real people's voices, and a powerful sense of optimism.

Mark Rank reveals how we all share the economic, social, personal, and moral costs of economic insecurity in America and shows why and how we can fight back/5().

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