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Author Buckley, A. M., 1968-

Title Homelessness / by A. M. Buckley.

Imprint Edina, Minn. : Abdo Pub. Co., c2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 PCMS Non-Fiction  632.5 BUCKLEY    ---  Available
Description 112 p. : ill. (chiefly col.), maps ; 24 cm.
Series Essential issues
Note Includes chronologies.
Includes glossary.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 104) and index.
Contents Life on the streets - Early responses to homelessness - Contemporary homelessness - What does it mean to be homeless? - Who is homeless in America? - Causes of homelessness - Homelessness and health - Seeking shelter - Solutions and prevention.
Summary This book discusses issues relating to homelessness, such as the emotional, psychological, and physical implications of homelessness; the lack of affordable housing for those living in poverty; and the need for services that include access to temporary shelter, counseling, and social services.
Audience 9-12 Medialog, Inc.
Subject Homelessness -- United States.
Homeless persons -- United States.
ISBN 9781617831348

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