The Resource Homelessness, Tamara Thompson, book editor

Homelessness, Tamara Thompson, book editor

Label
Homelessness
Title
Homelessness
Statement of responsibility
Tamara Thompson, book editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents essays with opposing viewpoints on issues surrounding homelessness
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.5/920973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV4505
LC item number
.H65528 2012
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
HV4505
NAL item number
.H65528 2012
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Thompson, Tamara
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Homelessness
  • Homeless persons
Label
Homelessness, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is homelessness a serious problem? Homelessness is a serious problem nationwide / Christine Vestal -- Homelessness is a growing problem among older and middle-class Americans / Carole Fleck -- Rural homelessness is a serious problem / Myers Reece -- Homelessness is a serious problem among foster youth / Elizabeth Calvin -- Homelessness is a serious problem for LGBT youth / Nicholas Ray -- What factors contribute to homelessness? Multiple factors contribute to homelessness / National Coalition for the Homeless -- Substance abuse contributes to homelessness / Regional Task Force on the Homeless -- Mental illness contributes to homelessness / Timothy Wild -- Domestic violence often leads to homelessness / American Civil Liberties Union -- Natural disasters can lead to homelessness / Seth Fiegerman -- The economic recession is increasing homelessness / Lizzy Ratner -- What housing policies will benefit the homeless? Housing must be viewed as a human right / National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty -- Government housing vouchers help homeless families best / Barbara Sard -- Effective emergency shelters help homeless families best / Thomas Almeida and Kyra Bando, et al. -- Permanent housing before recovery reduces chronic homelessness / Florence Graves and Hadar Sayfan -- Specialized justice systems connect homeless people with services / Heather Knight -- Enforcing quality-of-life crimes further victimizes homeless people / Amanda Witherell -- What policies will reduce homelessness? Better information about homelessness means better strategies / Dennis Culhane -- Government initiatives can reduce homelessness / US Interagency Council on Homelessness -- Reducing homelessness is not the government's responsibility / Doug Bandow -- Donation meters are the best way to give spare change to the homeless / Marisa Kendall -- Cutting assistance for homelessness would be disastrous / Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness -- Buying street newspapers helps homeless people help themselves / Anne Paine
Control code
ocn707965576
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780737759402
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011047011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780737759396
  • 9780737759402
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)707965576
Label
Homelessness, Tamara Thompson, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-228) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Is homelessness a serious problem? Homelessness is a serious problem nationwide / Christine Vestal -- Homelessness is a growing problem among older and middle-class Americans / Carole Fleck -- Rural homelessness is a serious problem / Myers Reece -- Homelessness is a serious problem among foster youth / Elizabeth Calvin -- Homelessness is a serious problem for LGBT youth / Nicholas Ray -- What factors contribute to homelessness? Multiple factors contribute to homelessness / National Coalition for the Homeless -- Substance abuse contributes to homelessness / Regional Task Force on the Homeless -- Mental illness contributes to homelessness / Timothy Wild -- Domestic violence often leads to homelessness / American Civil Liberties Union -- Natural disasters can lead to homelessness / Seth Fiegerman -- The economic recession is increasing homelessness / Lizzy Ratner -- What housing policies will benefit the homeless? Housing must be viewed as a human right / National Law Center on Homelessness & Poverty -- Government housing vouchers help homeless families best / Barbara Sard -- Effective emergency shelters help homeless families best / Thomas Almeida and Kyra Bando, et al. -- Permanent housing before recovery reduces chronic homelessness / Florence Graves and Hadar Sayfan -- Specialized justice systems connect homeless people with services / Heather Knight -- Enforcing quality-of-life crimes further victimizes homeless people / Amanda Witherell -- What policies will reduce homelessness? Better information about homelessness means better strategies / Dennis Culhane -- Government initiatives can reduce homelessness / US Interagency Council on Homelessness -- Reducing homelessness is not the government's responsibility / Doug Bandow -- Donation meters are the best way to give spare change to the homeless / Marisa Kendall -- Cutting assistance for homelessness would be disastrous / Chicago Alliance to End Homelessness -- Buying street newspapers helps homeless people help themselves / Anne Paine
Control code
ocn707965576
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
242 pages
Isbn
9780737759402
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011047011
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 9780737759396
  • 9780737759402
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)707965576

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