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Persistent poverty

George L. Beckford

Persistent poverty

underdevelopment in plantation economies of the Third World

by George L. Beckford

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plantations -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries.,
  • Developing countries.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 287-296.

    Statement[by] George L. Beckford.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC59.7 .B383
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxvii, 303 p.
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17753086M

    You may have noticed a glut of two-demensional media about Appalachia lately. From the bestselling memoir "Hillbilly Elegy" to news stories that bill the region as "Trump country," a lot of ink is being spilt over persistent poverty in our mountains. Unfortunately, little sinks deep. That's why "Ramp Hollow: The Ordeal of Appalachia" is remarkable. It doesn't settle for half-baked . This book is designed to help readers navigate through the vast and rapidly growing literature on poverty in urban America. The major themes, topics, debates, and issues are examined through an analysis of eight basic questions about the nature and problem of urban poverty: *What is poverty, and how is it measured? *What kinds of national policies have been utilized to manage poverty?

    Finally, it is pointed out that persistent poverty reduction will only succeed if the different types of inequalities are reduced or limited, since it is unacceptable that more than 10% of the inhabitants of the earth live in extreme poverty or that just eight people have the Author: Julián Augusto Casas Herrera. Persistent poverty: underdevelopment in plantation economies of the Third World , Zed Books, U.S. distributor, Biblio Distribution Center in English.

    A persistent poverty county is a classification for counties in the United States that have had a relatively high rate of poverty over a long period.. A U.S. federal law defined a persistent poverty county as one in which "20 percent or more of its population [has lived] in poverty over the past 30 years" according to the Census, which is done every 10 years. The papers in this book help to distinguish the types of poverty and to deepen understanding of the structural features and constraints that create poverty traps. Such an understanding allows communities, local governments and donors to take proactive, effective steps to combat persistent poverty in : Taylor And Francis.


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