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Product Description: A weary-looking man stands at an intersection, backpack at his feet. Curled up nearby is a mixed-breed dog, unfazed by the passing traffic. The man holds a sign that reads, "Two old dogs need help. God bless." What's happening here? Leslie Irvine breaks new ground in the study of homelessness by investigating the frequently noticed, yet underexplored, role that animals play in the lives of homeless people...read more

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9781588268884 | Lynne Rienner Pub, January 31, 2013, cover price $55.00 | About this edition: A weary-looking man stands at an intersection, backpack at his feet.

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9781626373907 | Reprint edition (Lynne Rienner Pub, October 7, 2015), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: A weary-looking man stands at an intersection, backpack at his feet.

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Product Description: Privacy, mobility, dignity living in a vehicle offers many advantages over life in a shelter or on the street. Michele Wakin broadens our understanding of homelessness by exploring the growing phenomenon of vehicle living and how it differs from other forms of makeshift housing...read more

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9781935049876 | Lynne Rienner Pub, November 30, 2013, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Privacy, mobility, dignity living in a vehicle offers many advantages over life in a shelter or on the street.

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Product Description: This edited volume illuminates critical research issues through the particular lens of homelessness, bringing together some of the leading scholars in the field, from an array of disciplines and perspectives, to explore this condition of marginalization and the ethical dilemmas that arise within it...read more
By Randall Amster (editor) and Trenna Valado (editor)

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9780739174289 | Lexington Books, July 6, 2012, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: This edited volume illuminates critical research issues through the particular lens of homelessness, bringing together some of the leading scholars in the field, from an array of disciplines and perspectives, to explore this condition of marginalization and the ethical dilemmas that arise within it.

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Product Description: Young readers learn what to expect when their family loses their home, what programs are available and how they themselves can help their family. Includes photos, glossary, index, and websites. 24 pages.

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9781435897663 | 1 edition (Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2010), cover price $8.25 | About this edition: Moving is stressful anytime, but when a family is forced to move because they cannot afford to pay their mortgageit is a whole different experience.

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9781435893399 | Powerkids Pr, January 15, 2010, cover price $23.60 | About this edition: Young readers learn what to expect when their family loses their home, what programs are available and how they themselves can help their family.

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Product Description: Following a group of people as they make the transition from homeless to 'housed' , this book presents a new perspective on homelessness, the individual factors associated with it such as addiction, mental illness and traumatic life histories, and how welfare and poverty interact with these conditions...read more

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9780230201620 | Palgrave Macmillan, September 15, 2008, cover price $125.00 | About this edition: Following a group of people as they make the transition from homeless to 'housed' , this book presents a new perspective on homelessness, the individual factors associated with it such as addiction, mental illness and traumatic life histories, and how welfare and poverty interact with these conditions.

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Product Description: Four children tell, through their own photos and heartfelt narration, what it's like to be homeless. Jim Hubbard, founder of Shooting Back, an education and media center that enables homeless children to learn photographic skills and document their world, chose children from various parts of the country with differing views of what it means to be homeless...read more

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9781416968382 | Aladdin Paperbacks, November 28, 2007, cover price $12.99 | About this edition: Four children tell, through their own photos and heartfelt narration, what it's like to be homeless.

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9780689806490 | Simon & Schuster, October 1, 1996, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Two girls and two boys, ages nine to twelve, share their personal experiences with homelessness and life in shelters

Featuring the research and analysis of the leading historians and social scientists in the field of homelessness, the Homelessness Handbook elucidates, motivates, and empowers - the ideal reference for students, professionals, activists, and anyone who needs to understand this vexing social problem.

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9781933782034 | Berkshire Pub Group, May 31, 2007, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Featuring the research and analysis of the leading historians and social scientists in the field of homelessness, the Homelessness Handbook elucidates, motivates, and empowers - the ideal reference for students, professionals, activists, and anyone who needs to understand this vexing social problem.

Miscellaneous:

9781933782416 | 1 edition (Berkshire Pub Group, November 8, 2007), cover price $0.04

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Product Description: This is the journal of what happened to one man who hit rock bottom and lived to tell the lessons learned, the insight gained, and the visions revealed after spending time with homeless people.This is the true story of a man who lost the world and gained his soul.

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9780929753188 | Stratford Books, October 30, 2005, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: This is the journal of what happened to one man who hit rock bottom and lived to tell the lessons learned, the insight gained, and the visions revealed after spending time with homeless people.

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9780791461112 | State Univ of New York Pr, June 28, 2004, cover price $40.00

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9780791461129 | State Univ of New York Pr, June 1, 2004, cover price $22.01

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Product Description: Being Homeless presents the stories of homelessness as told from the perspectives of the clients, staff, and a researcher at an emergency shelter. Drawing on in-depth interviews, shelter documents, and historical analysis, the author provides ethnographic data that demonstrate the variety of the experiences and the attitudes of homeless people...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780739106198 | Lexington Books, May 1, 2003, cover price $80.00 | About this edition: Being Homeless presents the stories of homelessness as told from the perspectives of the clients, staff, and a researcher at an emergency shelter.

Discusses the numbers of homeless teenagers, their situation and behavior, and looks at the lives of four of them
By Carl Franzen (photographer) and Gail Stewart

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9781560063988 | Lucent Books, March 1, 1999, cover price $27.45 | About this edition: Discusses the numbers of homeless teenagers, their situation and behavior, and looks at the lives of four of them

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Discusses the causes of homelessness, life on the streets, homeless children, the shelter system, and help for the homeless (view table of contents)

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9781560061809 | Lucent Books, March 1, 1998, cover price $27.45 | About this edition: Discusses the causes of homelessness, life on the streets, homeless children, the shelter system, and help for the homeless

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Discusses the stresses with which homeless teens must cope

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9780823920723 | Rosen Pub Group, August 1, 1997, cover price $35.60 | About this edition: Discusses the stresses with which homeless teens must cope

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Product Description: Homelessness is obviously a global problem. It has been a major focus of the UN-sponsored conferences Habitat I (1987) and Habitat II (1996). Reports from 144 countries for Habitat I demonstrated that over one billion people worldwide lived without adequate shelter of which at least 40 million were estimated to be homeless...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)
By Mary Jo Huth (editor) and Talmadge Wright (editor)

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9780275956097 | Praeger Pub Text, May 1, 1997, cover price $76.00 | About this edition: Homelessness is obviously a global problem.

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Discusses why children become homeless in the United States, how they live, and what can be done to help them (view table of contents)

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9781560061779 | Lucent Books, January 1, 1997, cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Discusses why children become homeless in the United States, how they live, and what can be done to help them

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Product Description: The causes of homelessness are disputed by both Right and Left. But, few would argue that life on the streets is anything other than dangerous and debilitating. Unemployment, deinstitutionalisation, abuse in the home are among the stories the homeless tell...read more

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9780415120289 | Routledge, August 1, 1996, cover price $208.00 | About this edition: The causes of homelessness are disputed by both Right and Left.

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9780415120296 | Routledge, October 1, 1996, cover price $79.95 | About this edition: The causes of homelessness are disputed by both Right and Left.

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Photographs with brief text chronicle a seven-month stay at a homeless shelter where a ten-year-old girl felt scared at first but later felt safe
By B. L. Groth (photographer) and Jane Hertensten (editor)

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9780940895348 | Cornerstone Pr Chicago, September 1, 1995, cover price $7.95 | About this edition: Photographs with brief text chronicle a seven-month stay at a homeless shelter where a ten-year-old girl felt scared at first but later felt safe

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Discusses the problem of homelessness in the United States, with a particular emphasis on homeless families. Includes a listing of organizations that help the homeless.

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9780382247576 | Crestwood House, June 1, 1994, cover price $8.00 | About this edition: Discusses the problem of homelessness in the United States, with a particular emphasis on homeless families.

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9780896868052 | Crestwood House, November 1, 1994, cover price $21.00 | About this edition: Discusses the problem of homelessness in the United States, with a particular emphasis on homeless families.

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Examines the problem of homelessness in the United States, including its causes and effects, society's responsibilities, and government and private assistance programs

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9780822526063 | Lerner Pub Group, May 1, 1994, cover price $25.26 | About this edition: Examines the problem of homelessness in the United States, including its causes and effects, society's responsibilities, and government and private assistance programs

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Interviews, stories, and poems by children reflecting on their own personal experiences provide a revealing look at what it means to be homeless.

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9780395533505 | Houghton Mifflin, April 27, 1992, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Details the grave situation facing homeless children and their parents who live in shelters and welfare hotels.

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A photographic essay about a nine-year-old boy who is homeless in New York City

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9780822525516 | Lerner Pub Group, January 1, 1992, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: A photographic essay about a nine-year-old boy who is homeless in New York City

Surveys the condition of the homeless in America today, with a discussion of causes and possible solutions

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9780671634926, titled "The Homeless" | Julian Messner, October 1, 1987, cover price $11.29 | About this edition: Surveys the condition of the homeless in America today, with a discussion of causes and possible solutions
9780671534929 | Julian Messner, March 1, 1987, cover price $13.98 | About this edition: Book by Landau, Elaine

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Paperback:

9780932379238 | Firebrand Books, April 1, 1987, cover price $7.95

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