2 edition of Direct attacks on rural poverty found in the catalog.
Direct attacks on rural poverty
|LC Classifications||HC437.G48 G46 1984|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 597 p. :|
|Number of Pages||597|
|LC Control Number||84902455|
Rural poverty is not confined to one section of the country or to one ethnic group. It is a national problem and the resolution of hidden America's persistent economic plight will now depend on a better understanding of who is poor and : $ Besides a higher poverty rate in urban than in rural areas ruary, the study contextual analysis of statistical indicators is easy to see that the share of people with higher education is much higher in urban areas compared to only 3% in rural areas. Mihaela Mihai et al. / Procedia Economics and Finance 32 () â€“ But, from Cited by: 5.
Rural poverty refers to poverty in rural areas, including factors of rural society, rural economy, and political systems that give rise to the poverty found there. Rural poverty is often discussed in conjunction with spatial inequality, which in this context refers to the inequality between urban and rural areas. Both rural poverty and spatial inequality are global phenomena, but like poverty. A Rural Poverty Report, published by the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) in , highlights the finding that the majority (almost three quarters) of the very poorest people live and work in rural areas (IFAD , cited in Lines, p.6). Therefore, issues of rural development need to be at the heart of any discussion Cited by:
Poverty rates among all citizens are highest in the extremely urban and truly rural areas of the United States. However, poverty rates, as measured by the Department of Agriculture’s Economic Research Service, are higher in non-metro areas as compared to metropolitan centers. Demographic changes in rural communities since the s have contributed to persistent poverty, institutions and infrastructures being stretched to their limits, and escalating housing costs (Johnson, ), all of which contribute to homelessness in rural areas. From the s through the s, rural counties grew slowly through natural increase (i.e., more births than.
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Lucid general account of direct attacks on rural poverty are likely to be frustrated. Ghate's conclusion is disjointed; it notes that the programs he has been describing as part of a direct attack on rural poverty can only complement "more fundamental measures of structural change, which we have not been able to consider" (p.
Alone, none of these theories provides an adequate explanation for persistent rural poverty. The book reveals new directions in theory that should provide a firmer foundation for antipoverty programs and policies: Gender, race, and ethnicity must be explicitly integrated into explanations of poverty; local events and processes need to be linked Format: Paperback.
and indirect impacts on rural poverty reduction: direct through impacts on the incomes of the 9 Small towns and cities of less thaninhabitants already represent the majority of the world.
Attacking Africa's poverty: experience from the ground (English) Abstract. By all measures, poverty in Africa as a whole has increased and deepened. But in fact, Africa contains a number of undocumented success stories of poverty reduction. This book presents case studies of thirteen of these success stories, giving grounds.
In general, rural people have poorer housing, public utilities, and schools, and less access to hospitals and medical doctors than urban dwellers.
Because of the complex nature of poverty in rural areas and its prevalence among a large proportion of the population, those Concerned with anti-poverty pro.
poverty measurement worldwide and sketches a road to Direct attacks on rural poverty book country practices while achieving greater comparability within and across countries.
It is hoped that this book will serve as the basis for formulating national, regional and international statistical programs to strengthen the capacity in member countries to collect and analyze Size: 1MB. revised edition of Poverty in America, Iceland takes a new look at this issue by examining why poverty remains pervasive, what it means to be poor in America today, which groups are most likely to be poor, the root causes of poverty, and the effects of policy on poverty.
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poverty has emerged that either subsumes or invalidates the others (Blank, ). Explaining poverty remains a lucrative field for academics, policy makers, book publishers, and ideologues, and as a consequence the range of explanations has proliferated.
A sampling of community based poverty programs show how varied community levelFile Size: KB. Direct Attacks on Rural Poverty Indira Hirway Direct Attack on Rural Poverty: Policy, Programmes and Implementation by Prabhu Ghate, Concept Publishing Company, New Delhi, ; Subscribers please login to access full text of the article.
Empowering rural people is an essential first step to eradicating poverty. It respects the willingness and capability that each of us has to take charge of our own life and to seek out. Rural Poverty and Markets This was prepared as a Background Paper for Chapter 2 of the International Fund for Agricultural Development’s Rural Poverty Report, and.
Hirway I () Direct Attacks on Rural Poverty, Economic and Political Weekly, vol XXI 4/1/ 22 Google Scholar  Krishna R () The Growth of Aggregate Unemployment in India, World Bank Staff Working Papers No.Washington, D.C. Google ScholarAuthor: Hans-Bernd Schäfer.
Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ghate, Prabhu, Direct attacks on rural poverty. New Delhi: Concept, (OCoLC) Document Type. Poverty in the rural United States by Paul Dudenhefer An article in the Summer issue of Focus, "On Not Reaching the Rural Poor: Urban Bias in Poverty Policy," stated that researchers know "astonishingly little" about the economic and social aspects of rural.
Poverty is not made up of a cut-and-dry set of circumstances. Rural poverty and urban poverty differ on many levels, with distinctive, environment-based issues that characterize quality of life many of the rural poor to move to cities, which often leads to a rise in urban poverty. Education is not likely to be a very direct way to remedy poverty in rural areas, though, as in Reid's analysis, a supportive role may be possible.
The analysts cited in this Digest have recommended--in the works cited--concrete changes in federal and state policies to address rural poverty. A Geography of Poverty: Poverty and Place in the U.S. County poverty rates have historically been higher in nonmetropolitan counties County poverty rates are highest in the most remote rural counties Tract level poverty rates are highest in central cities and remote rural areas.
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The book covers a wide range of issues, including determinants and causes of poverty and its changes; consequences and impacts of poverty on human capital formation, growth and consumption; assessment of poverty strategies and policies; the role of government, NGOs and other institutions in poverty reduction; rural-urban migration and poverty.
Rural Poverty & Well-Being. ERS research in this topic area focuses on the economic, social, spatial, temporal, and demographic factors that affect the poverty status of rural residents.
Child Nutrition Programs. ERS conducts research on USDA's child nutrition programs and their role in children's food security, diets, and well-being.million poor people live in nonmetropolitan areas, rural poverty has received less attention than urban poverty from both policymakers and researchers.
We provide a critical review of literature that examines the factors affecting poverty in rural areas. We focus on studies that explore whether there is a rural.