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Details Homelessness: A Guide to the Literature

Homelessness Homelessness - A Guide to the Literature -- Second Edition Full description

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Details The Politics of Ending Homelessness

The Politics of Ending Homelessness This book highlights the political nature of homelessness in particular, the political nature of ending the problem and suggests that a movement of homeless and poor people is the best, and perhaps the only, hope ...

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Details Homelessness: A National Perspective (Topics in Social Psychiatry)

Homelessness Distinguished contributors analyze the problem of homelessness from a clinical perspective, focusing on the major health problems found among the homeless, special populations within the homeless, and strategies for improvement and change ...

109,99 EUR*
Details Moving to Nowhere: Children's Stories of Homelessness

Moving to Nowhere While many empirical studies have documented the effects of homelessness on one or another aspect of children's lives, this work looks at the experience of losing one's home and living in a shelter from the perspective of the child ...

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Details Citizens without Shelter: Homelessness, Democracy, and Political Exclusion

Citizens without Shelter One of the most troubling aspects of the politics of homelessness, Leonard C. Feldman contends, is the reduction of the homeless to what Hannah Arendt calls "the abstract nakedness of humanity" and what Giorgio Agamben terms ...

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Details Homelessness Prevention in Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness: Logic Models and Implementation of Eight American Projects (Alcoholism Treatment Quarterly)

Homelessness Prevention in Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness Through Homelessness Prevention in Treatment of Substance Abuse and Mental Illness: Logic Models and Implementation of Eight American Projects, psychiatrist, psychologists, and ...

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Details Down and Out in America: The Origins of Homelessness

Down and Out in America The most accurate and comprehensive picture of homelessness to date, this study offers a powerful explanation of its causes, proposes short-and long-term solutions, and documents the striking contrasts between the homeless of ...

38,99 EUR*
Details Moving Out, Moving On: Young People's Pathways In and Through Homelessness (Adolescence and Society)

Moving Out, Moving on Based on a large longitudinal study of homeless young people, this book examines the factors that impact on homeless young people's long-term outcomes, referring these factors to research and policy literature on youth ...

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Details Hobos, Hustlers, and Backsliders: Homeless in San Francisco

Here, Teresa Gowan vividly depicts the lives of homeless men in San Francisco and analyzes the influence of the homelessness industry on the streets, in the shelters, and on public policy.

51,99 EUR*
Details Towards a Classless Society? (The State of Welfare)

Towards a Classless Society? In considering the notion of a classless society, and focusing on specific ways in which class inequalities manifest themselves in 1990's Britain, this text examines youth crime and poverty, health, homelessness, education ...

20,76 EUR*
Details My Orange Duffel Bag: A Journey to Radical Change

My Orange Duffel Bag Bracken battled homelessness, poverty, and abuse to successfully earn a full-ride football scholarship to Georgia Tech. In this award-winning illustrated memoir, he shares his story as well as everything he's learned about ...

23,95 EUR*
Details Momentum: Igniting Social Change in the Connected Age

A new and empowering way of looking at and organizing social change! How can we move from serving soup until our elbows ache to solving chronic social ills like hunger or homelessness? How can we break the disastrous cycle of low expectations that ...

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Details Shadow of a Man: Enter the Psyche of the Vagabond

Shadow of a Man Like your shadow beside you, the homeless linger in abeyance, ignored, overlooked and regarded as less than human. In Shadow of a Man, Steve Dawson examines the homelessness in Denver from the perspectives of the streetwalkers ...

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Details Never Give in to Fear: Laughing All the Way Up from Rock Bottom

Never Give in to Fear: Laughing All the Way Up from Rock Bottom, the enhanced edition of this darkly funny, dramatic memoir, describes an emerging standup comics drug-fueled descent into the underworld, escape from human traffickers, homelessness, and ...

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Details Religious Interests in Community Conflict: Beyond the Culture Wars: Beyond the Gulture Wars

This volume investigates some of the most visible issues in American politics today, including gay marriage and race, along with ongoing concerns that often fly below the radar of the mass media, such as healthcare and homelessness. The book uncovers ...

36,87 EUR*
Details Innovations in Practice and Service Delivery Across the Lifespan (Innovations in Practice and Service Delivery With Vulnerable Populations)

Innovations in Practice and Service Delivery Across the Lifespan This text will introduce practitioners and students to recent strategies and innovations to effectively deal with a range of problems across the lifespan such as homelessness, alcohol ...

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Details Etched in Sand: A True Story of Five Siblings Who Survived an Unspeakable Childhood on Long Island

Etched in Sand Recounts how the author and her four siblings survived an abusive and painful childhood, caring for one another while enduring a series of foster homes and intermittent homelessness - all in the shadows between Manhattan and the ...