The Homeless Opposing Viewpoints

  • 215 Pages
  • 4.56 MB
  • English
Greenhaven Press
United States, Poverty, Homeless persons, Sociology, Children: Young Adult (Gr. 10-12), Homeless people, Government policy, Homelessness, Ho
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8274627M
ISBN 100899084516
ISBN 139780899084510

A bit out of date as i'm reading it. The homeless situation has exploded in the past year particularly west coast and the southern states.

This book helped me see that there is a huge contingency of homeless population that has chosen this as a way of life because they refuse to be responsible for working /5.

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The Homeless Opposing Viewpoints Paperback – January, by Lisa Orr (Author)Cited by: 1. The homeless: opposing viewpoints. [Jennifer A Hurley;] -- Presents varying perspectives and arguments concerning homelessness, including its significance and causes, housing options, and the role of society in the problem.

The Homeless: opposing viewpoints. [Lisa Orr;] -- An anthology of opposing viewpoints discusses the problems and causes of homelessness. Your Web browser is not enabled for JavaScript. The homeless: opposing viewpoints. [Tamara L Roleff;] -- Opposing viewpoints on the issues of the homeless, debating what the causes are and what the government and society could do.

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Wright -- Society should protect its own interests / John Leo -- Mental illness causes homelessness / H. Richard Pages: Why consider opposing viewpoints. --Introduction --ch. Is homelessness a serious problem. --Chapter preface Homelessness is a widespread problem / National Student Campaign Against Hunger & Homelessness --ch.

The problem of homelessness is exaggerated / Mike Rosen --ch. A part of the Gale In Context suite, Opposing Viewpoints offers an enhanced user experience with familiar navigation and a modern design to help users successfully orient across Gale products. This means less time learning how to use the product, and more time developing critical thinking skills.

Tools like translation, text size adjustment, and text-to-speech help users with comprehension. The Homeless: Opposing Viewpoints Paperback – September 1, by Tamara L.

Roleff (Editor) See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Library Binding "Please retry" $ $ $ Paperback "Please retry" Format: Paperback. The Homeless (Opposing Viewpoints) Paperback – June 8, by Louise I.

Gerdes (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 4/4(1). Books in the Opposing Viewpoints Series present debates about current issues that can be used to teach critical reading and thinking skills.

The variety of opinions expressed in this collection of articles and book excerpts explore many aspects of the problem of homelessness. According to a report by the U.S. Conference of Mayors, the number of homeless people at that time was growing at Cited by: 2.

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Through a balanced collection of articles from a variety of sources, this book explores the seriousness of America's homeless problem, and factors that contribute to homelessness, such as the recession, mental illness, substance abuse, and domestic violence.

Readers will evaluate housing policies, like vouchers and Housing Author: Tamara Thompson. "Long-standing series about controversial contemporary issues continue(s) to turn out exceptional titles. Greenhaven's Opposing Viewpoints presents multiple perspectives on hot topics such as abortion, the death penalty, and censorship through excerpts from primary materials ranging from speeches to cartoons.".Format: Paperback.

Opposing Viewpoints (Spring ) First introduced more than 40 years ago, Opposing Viewpoints still sets the standard for current-issue studies. With almost volumes covering nearly every controversial contemporary topic, Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source of.

Who are the homeless. What causes homelessness. How can society & government help the homeless. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

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From a number of points of view, this collection of articles explores such facets of the homeless problem as causes and possible solutions. From inside the book What people are saying - Write a review.

Encountering opposing views towards homelessness is something that will be constant as long as homelessness persists. Where there is a pro, there is a con; homelessness is no exception. While some people believe that the homeless can use as much help as possible and people should do as much in their power to help those less fortunate, others.

Is homelessness a serious problem. Who are the homeless. What causes homelessness. How can society & government help the homeless. These are some of the questions discussed in this collection of articles representing different opinions on this subject. Learn how SAMHSA programs and resources help prevent and end homelessness among people with mental or substance use disorders.

Men, women, youth, and families living with mental or substance use issues may need treatment, case management, and discharge planning in addition to financial support (e.g., employment assistance, Housing First programs, targeted rental/housing subsidies) to avoid or.

The item The homeless: [opposing viewpoints], Louise I. Gerdes, book editor represents a specific, individual, material embodiment of a distinct intellectual or. Opposing Viewpoints is a series of books on current issues which seeks to explore the varying opinions in a balanced pros/cons debate.

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FREE Shipping on $35 or more. B&N Outlet Pages: Presents opposing viewpoints on various aspects of poverty, including its causes, ways to end it, the welfare system, the homeless, and the relationship between poverty and discrimination.

From inside the book1/5(1). Buy a cheap copy of Opposing Viewpoints Series - The book by Jennifer A. Hurley. Visible on the streets of every American city, the homeless continue to elicit emotional debate. This anthology contains the following chapters: Is Homelessness a Free shipping over $ APA Citation (style guide).

Hurley, J. The homeless: opposing viewpoints. San Diego, Calif.: Greenhaven Press. Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation. Homeless Donkey Who Taught Me about Life, Faith, and Second Chances (Flash the Donkey) Undocumented: A Dominican Boy's Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League The Homeless (Opposing Viewpoints) Homeless Teens (Other America) Breaking Night: A Memoir of Forgiveness, Survival, and My Journey from Homeless to Harvard A Gift of Hope File Size: KB.

The homeless: opposing viewpoints / Lisa Orr, book editor. Format Book Published San Diego, CA: Greenhaven Press, c Description p.: ill. ; 23 cm.

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Other contributors Orr, Lisa, Uniform series Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered) Notes Includes bibliographical references (p.

). Subject headings.Why Consider Opposing Viewpoints? 11 Introduction 14 Chapter 1: Is Homelessness a Serious Problem? Chapter Preface 20 1. Homelessness Is a Serious Problem Nationwide 22 Christine Vestal 2. Homelessness Is a Growing Problem Among Older and Middle-Class Americans 28 Carole Fleck 3.

Rural Homelessness Is a Serious Problem 34 Myers Reece Size: 96KB.true Opposing viewpoints series Summary Examines the issue of homelessness by presenting several divergent opinions on such questions as whether homelessness is a serious problem, what factors contribute to homelessness, and what policies might benefit the homeless.