eBook Modern Homelessness: A Reference Handbook, 1st Edition

  • Mary Ellen Hombs
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  • ISBN-10: 1598845373
  • ISBN-13: 9781598845372
  • DDC: 362.5
  • Grade Level Range: 12th Grade - College Senior
  • 289 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released February 2012
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011
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Overview

During the final decades of the 20th century, the problem of homelessness seemed to be growing and irreversible. "Intractable" was the common characterization. During the past ten years, however, highly effective new strategies and solutions have emerged. What were these changes and how did they occur?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Selected Titles in ABC-CLIO's Contemporary World Issues Series.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Foreword.
1: Background and History.
2: Problems, Controversies, and Solutions.
3: Worldwide Perspective.
4: Chronology.
5: Biographical Sketches.
6: Angela Alioto.
7: Barr, Murray.
8: Bassuk, Ellen MD.
9: Baxter, Ellen.
10: Burt, Martha M. PhD.
11: Casey, Louise.
12: Cisneros, Henry.
13: Collins, Jim.
14: Culhane, Dennis P. PhD.
15: Cuomo, Andrew M..
16: Deborah De Santis.
17: Diaz, Manual.
18: Foscarinis, Maria.
19: Fraim, Mayor Paul.
20: Franklin, Shirley.
21: Gladwell, Malcolm.
22: Haggerty, Rosanne.
23: Hayes, Robert M..
24: Hess, Robert.
25: Hickenlooper, John W..
26: Hobson, William.
27: Kim Hopper, PhD.
28: Kemp, Jack.
29: Mangano, Philip F..
30: Mel Martinez.
31: McDonald, George T..
32: McKinney, Stewart B. Representative.
33: Newsom, Gavin.
34: O'Connell, James MD.
35: Oliver, M. Dene.
36: Peterson, Barton “Bart” R..
37: Rawlings, Michael S..
38: Ridgway, Priscilla PhD.
39: Rog, Debra J. PhD.
40: Roman, Nan.
41: Scullion, Sister Mary.
42: Shinn, Marybeth PhD.
43: Sibley, Horace.
44: Snyder, Mitch.
45: Tsemberis, Sam J. PhD.
46: Vento, Bruce Representative.
47: Data and Documents.
48: Directory of Organizations, Associations, and Agencies.
49: Resources.
Glossary.
Index.
About the Author.