From the Depths: The Discovery of Poverty in the United States (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from From the Depths: The Discovery of Poverty in the United States Although I have not fixed precise dates for the beginning or the end of the study, the period treated in most detail extends from the middle decades of the nineteenth century to the 1920's. It was in these years that the poverty problem as we noy'y understand it arose in the United States. It was in this period also that the attitude toward the problem that still prevails took shape. A broader definition of poverty than had previously obtained in ...

From the Depths: The Discovery of Poverty in the United States (Classic Reprint) 2017, Forgotten Books

ISBN-13: 9780243493890

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