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Product Description: How can the United States create the political will to address our major urban problems—poverty, unemployment, crime, traffic congestion, toxic pollution, education, energy consumption, and housing, among others? That's the basic question addressed by the new edition of this award-winning book...read more

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9780700611348 | Univ Pr of Kansas, September 1, 2001, cover price $35.00

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9780700619276 | 3 revised edition (Univ Pr of Kansas, August 25, 2014), cover price $19.95 | About this edition: How can the United States create the political will to address our major urban problems—poverty, unemployment, crime, traffic congestion, toxic pollution, education, energy consumption, and housing, among others?
9780700613649 | 2 revised edition (Univ Pr of Kansas, January 28, 2005), cover price $16.95
9780700611355 | Univ Pr of Kansas, September 1, 2001, cover price $15.95 | About this edition: Three distinguished scholars challenge us to put the urban crisis back on the national agenda, both as a moral challenge to our conscience and an economic challenge to America's prosperity and our families' pocketbooks.

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Product Description: OC Economic and political forces no longer combat povertyOCothey generate poverty! exclaim William Goldsmith and Edward Blakely in their report on the plight of American's urban poor. In this revised and updated edition of their 1992 book "Separate Societies," " "the authors present a compelling examination of the damaging divisions that isolate poor city minority residents from the middle-class suburban majority...read more
By Bill Clinton (foreword by)

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9781439902912 | 2 edition (Temple Univ Pr, June 28, 2010), cover price $84.50 | About this edition: OC Economic and political forces no longer combat povertyOCothey generate poverty!

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9781439902929 | 2 edition (Temple Univ Pr, June 28, 2010), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Examines the damaging divisions that isolate poor city minority residents from the middle-class suburban majority.

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Product Description: Widely used in university courses on Native American history through five editions, The American Indian: Past and Present has been thoroughly revised to present an up-to-date view of Indian heritage. This timely anthology brings together pieces written over the last thirty years—most published in the past decade—that represent some of the best scholarship available...read more
By Roger L. Nichols (editor)

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9780806138565 | 6 edition (Univ of Oklahoma Pr, March 30, 2008), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Widely used in university courses on Native American history through five editions, The American Indian: Past and Present has been thoroughly revised to present an up-to-date view of Indian heritage.
9780070466005 | 5th edition (McGraw-Hill College, September 1, 1998), cover price $46.50 | About this edition: This collection of 25 essays that cover Indian experiences from 1600 to the present, attempts to trace the changing situation of Indians from their original independence through their subjugation and the gradual turnaround that has occurred in the last half of the 20th century.
9780070464995 | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 1992), cover price $31.50 | also contains A Different Shade of Gray: Mid-Life and Beyond in the Inner City | About this edition: This collection of 26 essays on native Americans covers every region of North America - including Canada - and each important time period.

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A cultural analysis by the author of No Shame in My Game considers the particular challenges of inner city seniors, identifying the historical, personal, and political factors that contribute to the problems being faced by the aged in urban America. (view table of contents)

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9781565846159 | New Pr, January 1, 2003, cover price $26.95 | About this edition: A cultural analysis considers the particular challenges of inner city seniors, identifying the historical, personal, and political factors that contribute to the problems being faced by the aged in urban America.

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9780070464995, titled "The American Indian: Past and Present" | 4th edition (McGraw-Hill College, January 1, 1992), cover price $31.50 | also contains The American Indian: Past and Present | About this edition: This collection of 26 essays on native Americans covers every region of North America - including Canada - and each important time period.

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Product Description: Renowned American sociologist William Julius Wilson takes a look at the social transformation of inner city ghettos, offering a sharp evaluation of the convergence of race and poverty. Rejecting both conservative and liberal interpretations of life in the inner city, Wilson offers essential information and a number of solutions to policymakers...read more

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9780226901305 | Univ of Chicago Pr, August 30, 1993, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Wilson candidly discusses the social pathologies of the ghetto and provides a comprehensive explanation of the rise of this "ghetto underclass; " he then recommends a public policy agenda to improve the life chances of this group.

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9780226901268 | 2 edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, July 10, 2012), cover price $20.00 | About this edition: Renowned American sociologist William Julius Wilson takes a look at the social transformation of inner city ghettos, offering a sharp evaluation of the convergence of race and poverty.
9780226901312 | Reprint edition (Univ of Chicago Pr, October 15, 1990), cover price $17.50

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Product Description: This work discusses rural poverty and the resulting migration to large cities that it frequently fosters as this pattern affects areas all across America. The special needs of such groups as Indians and Mexican Americans are considered in detail...read more

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9780313210792 | Praeger Pub Text, March 1, 1979, cover price $84.00 | About this edition: This work discusses rural poverty and the resulting migration to large cities that it frequently fosters as this pattern affects areas all across America.

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