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Author Wasserman, Jason Adam

Title At home on the street : people, poverty, and a hidden culture of homelessness / Jason Adam Wasserman and Jeffrey Michael Clair

Publ Info Boulder : Lynne Rienner Publishers, 2010
 CCRI-Lincoln  HV4505 .W26 2010    AVAILABLE
 RWU Main Library  HV4505 .W26 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  HV4505 .W26 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  HV4505 W26 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  HV4505 .W26 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 252 pages ; 23 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Introduction: homelessness in the United States -- Accessing a hidden population -- Describing those who are homeless -- Causes of homelessness -- Urban space and relations on the street -- The complex dispositions of those on the street -- Street identities and creative resistance -- Business, politics, and the moving ghetto -- Homeless services: healing the sick -- Religious approaches: saving souls -- Conclusion: improving research, improving policy
LC subject Homelessness -- United States
Homeless persons -- United States
Add Author Clair, Jeffrey M., 1958-
ISBN 9781588267252 (alk. paper)
1588267253 (alk. paper)
9781588267016 (alk. paper)
1588267016 (alk. paper)