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The Resource Ending global poverty : a guide to what works, Stephen C. Smith

Ending global poverty : a guide to what works, Stephen C. Smith

Label
Ending global poverty : a guide to what works
Title
Ending global poverty
Title remainder
a guide to what works
Statement of responsibility
Stephen C. Smith
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers both information on the economics behind ending poverty as well as hands-on practical advice to guide individual action. It explores the various traps that keep people mired in poverty and gives readers the tools they need to help people overcome poverty and determine what approaches are most effective in fighting it
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Stephen C.
Dewey number
339.4/6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC79.P63
LC item number
S62 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
HC 79 .P63
NLM item number
S6613e 2005
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Economic assistance, Domestic
  • Basic needs
  • Social planning
  • Social policy
  • Poor
  • Poverty
  • Social Planning
  • Public Policy
  • Social Welfare
  • Familia
  • Necesidades básicas
  • Planificación social
  • Política social
  • Pobreza
  • Aide au développement économique régional
  • Pauvres, Services aux
  • Politique sociale
  • Planification sociale
  • Besoins fondamentaux
  • Basic needs
  • Economic assistance, Domestic
  • Poor
  • Social planning
  • Social policy
  • Armoede
  • Sociale politiek
  • Aide sociale
  • Lutte contre la pauvreté
  • Pauvre
  • Pauvreté
  • Politique publique
Label
Ending global poverty : a guide to what works, Stephen C. Smith
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Extreme poverty, the cruelest trap. -- Understanding extreme poverty : poverty traps and the experience of the poor -- The keys to capability : eight keys to escaping poverty traps -- pt. 2. Escaping the poverty trap : how the poor are gaining the keys to capability. -- Health, nutrition, and population -- Basic education -- Credit for poverty reduction, and insuring opportunity -- Bottom-up market development : assets and access for the poor -- Entitlement to new technologies and the capability to benefit from them -- Sustaining the environment for ending poverty -- Social inclusion and human rights for the poor and voiceless -- Community empowerment and development -- Ten strategies for innovation in ending global poverty -- pt. 3. What you can do to help. -- First steps -- Further questions -- Stepping up -- What businesses can do -- Some closing words : the end of global poverty
Control code
ocm56880367
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 259 pages
Isbn
9780230606159
Lccn
2004061056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56880367
  • (OCoLC)56880367
Label
Ending global poverty : a guide to what works, Stephen C. Smith
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1. Extreme poverty, the cruelest trap. -- Understanding extreme poverty : poverty traps and the experience of the poor -- The keys to capability : eight keys to escaping poverty traps -- pt. 2. Escaping the poverty trap : how the poor are gaining the keys to capability. -- Health, nutrition, and population -- Basic education -- Credit for poverty reduction, and insuring opportunity -- Bottom-up market development : assets and access for the poor -- Entitlement to new technologies and the capability to benefit from them -- Sustaining the environment for ending poverty -- Social inclusion and human rights for the poor and voiceless -- Community empowerment and development -- Ten strategies for innovation in ending global poverty -- pt. 3. What you can do to help. -- First steps -- Further questions -- Stepping up -- What businesses can do -- Some closing words : the end of global poverty
Control code
ocm56880367
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xii, 259 pages
Isbn
9780230606159
Lccn
2004061056
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o56880367
  • (OCoLC)56880367

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