Coverart for item
The Resource Women and poverty in 21st century America, Paula vW. Dáil, (electronic resource)

Women and poverty in 21st century America, Paula vW. Dáil, (electronic resource)

Label
Women and poverty in 21st century America
Title
Women and poverty in 21st century America
Statement of responsibility
Paula vW. Dáil
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This volume offers a feminist perspective on the 21st century war on poverty, illustrated by the words of women forced to live every day with social policies. Topics include the struggles of daily life, crime, health care, education, employment, and a discussion of capitalism, inequality, greed, and moral obligation in a free society"--Provided by publisher
  • "This volume offers a feminist perspective on the 21st century war on poverty, illustrated by the words of women forced to live every day with social policies. Topics include the struggles of daily life, crime, health care, education, employment, and a discussion of capitalism, inequality, greed, and moral obligation in a free society"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dáil, Paula vW
Dewey number
362.83/9850973
LC call number
HV1445
LC item number
.D35 2012
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poor women
  • Poverty
  • United States
Label
Women and poverty in 21st century America, Paula vW. Dáil, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction-hustling backwards : 21st century poverty as it affects American women -- How hard hard gets : the struggles of daily life on the bottom rung of the economic ladder -- A man is not the answer : women and crime -- The poor get sicker-and the sick get poor -- Arithmetic or ovaries : poverty and women's educational achievement -- Last stop on the bus line : the working life of poor women -- She ain't heavy : she's my sister : political will, greed and moral obligation in a free society -- Appendix I: Methodology and interview notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
  • Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction-hustling backwards : 21st century poverty as it affects American women -- How hard hard gets : the struggles of daily life on the bottom rung of the economic ladder -- A man is not the answer : women and crime -- The poor get sicker-and the sick get poor -- Arithmetic or ovaries : poverty and women's educational achievement -- Last stop on the bus line : the working life of poor women -- She ain't heavy : she's my sister : political will, greed and moral obligation in a free society -- Appendix I: Methodology and interview notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000576231
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780786449033
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011042801
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000576231
Label
Women and poverty in 21st century America, Paula vW. Dáil, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction-hustling backwards : 21st century poverty as it affects American women -- How hard hard gets : the struggles of daily life on the bottom rung of the economic ladder -- A man is not the answer : women and crime -- The poor get sicker-and the sick get poor -- Arithmetic or ovaries : poverty and women's educational achievement -- Last stop on the bus line : the working life of poor women -- She ain't heavy : she's my sister : political will, greed and moral obligation in a free society -- Appendix I: Methodology and interview notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
  • Acknowledgments -- Preface -- Introduction-hustling backwards : 21st century poverty as it affects American women -- How hard hard gets : the struggles of daily life on the bottom rung of the economic ladder -- A man is not the answer : women and crime -- The poor get sicker-and the sick get poor -- Arithmetic or ovaries : poverty and women's educational achievement -- Last stop on the bus line : the working life of poor women -- She ain't heavy : she's my sister : political will, greed and moral obligation in a free society -- Appendix I: Methodology and interview notes -- Selected bibliography -- Index
Control code
OCM1bookssj0000576231
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9780786449033
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011042801
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(WaSeSS)bookssj0000576231

Library Locations

    • Thomas Jefferson LibraryBorrow it
      1 University Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63121, US
      38.710138 -90.311107
Processing Feedback ...