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Social science research and problem of poverty

Social science research and problem of poverty

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Published by Concept Pub. Co. in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Poor -- India -- Congresses.,
    • Poverty -- Congresses.,
    • India -- Economic conditions -- 1947- -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Tarlok Singh.
      ContributionsSingh, Tarlok, 1913-, Indian Association of Social Science Institutions.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC440.P6 S63 1990
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxviii, 468 p. :
      Number of Pages468
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2008821M
      ISBN 108170222311
      LC Control Number90907445
      OCLC/WorldCa23989890

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      Any discussion of social class and mobility would be incomplete without a discussion of poverty, which is defined as the lack of the minimum food and shelter necessary for maintaining specifically, this condition is known as absolute it is estimated that more than 35 million Americans—approximately 14 percent of the population—live in poverty. The Russell Sage Foundation was established by Margaret Olivia Sage in for “the improvement of social and living conditions in the United States.” It dedicates itself to strengthening the methods, data, and theoretical core of the social sciences in order to better understand societal problems and develop informed responses.

      Poverty Knowledge gives the first comprehensive historical account of the thinking behind these very different views of "the poverty problem," in a century-spanning inquiry into the politics, institutions, ideologies, and social science that shaped poverty research and policy. Poverty and Policy in American History is about people who needed help in the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. It is about the ways in which the perception of poverty and other forms of dependence affected the development of public programs and the conduct of voluntary reform.


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Poverty research and the social sciences by Robert Haveman Robert Haveman is John Bascom Professor of Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and was director of the Institute from to This article is extracted from his forthcoming book, File Size: KB.

Social science research and problem of poverty. New Delhi: Concept Pub. Co., (OCoLC) Material Type: Conference publication: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Tarlok Singh; Indian Association of Social Science Institutions.

Poverty Knowledgegives the first comprehensive historical account of the thinking behind these very different views of "the poverty problem," in a century-spanning inquiry into the politics, institutions, ideologies, and social science that shaped poverty research and policy.

CRIME, URBAN POVERTY, AND SOCIAL SCIENCE Lawrence D. Bobo Department of Sociology and of African and African American Studies, Harvard University TODD R. CLEAR, Imprisoning Communities: How Mass Incarceration Makes Disadvantaged Neighborhoods Worse.

New York: Oxford University Press, pages, ISBN: Paper, $ Poverty Knowledge gives the first comprehensive historical account of the thinking behind these very different views of “the poverty problem,” in a century-spanning inquiry into the politics, institutions, ideologies, and social science that shaped poverty research and policy.

Despite remarkable economic advances in many societies during the latter half of the twentieth century, poverty remains a global issue of enduring concern. Poverty is present in some form in every society in the world, and has serious implications for everything from health and well-being to identity and behavior.

Nevertheless, the study of poverty has remained disconnected across disciplines. The number of families in poverty instood at million, up from million inwhile million children under 18 were defined as living in poverty, a rise of 19 percent from the figures of The statistics reveal that the poverty rate increased across all types of families.

Poverty Knowledge gives the first comprehensive historical account of the thinking behind these very different views of "the poverty problem" in a century-spanning inquiry into the politics, institutions, ideologies, and social science that shaped poverty research and by: A 'read' is counted each time someone views a publication summary (such as the title, abstract, and list of authors), clicks on a figure, or views or downloads the full-text.

Poverty Knowledge gives the first comprehensive historical account of the thinking behind these very different views of "the poverty problem," in a century-spanning inquiry into the politics, institutions, ideologies, and social science that shaped poverty research and by: A research problem is the main organizing principle guiding the analysis of your paper.

The problem under investigation offers us an occasion for writing and a focus that governs what we want to say. It represents the core subject matter of scholarly communication, and the means by which we arrive at other topics of conversations and the discovery of new knowledge and : Robert V.

Labaree. The scope of social research can be small or large, ranging from the self or a single individual to spanning an entire race or country. Popular topics of social research include poverty, racism, class issues, sexuality, voting behavior, gender constructs, policing and criminal : Feisty Ash.

This book is an intimately detailed and coherent story of poverty knowledge, and is a must-read for anyone interested in poverty and its relationship to the world of social science.

O’Connor is an insider in the field of policy making, having worked at the Ford Foundation for /5. Coverage across a wide range of social science disciplines including anthropology, criminology, economics, education, political science, psychology, social work and : Liz Svoboda.

Social science research must thus pay attention to how, at specific historical conjunctures, poverty is constituted as a problem, and how acting on poverty makes possible the reconstitution of social class, professional expertise, and even our academic disciplines.

social science research areas to which antipoverty efforts have contributed: discrimination. education and human cap- ital. the operation of the labor market. Poverty research also intluenced the practice and methods of the social sciences.

' Development of the field of policy anal- ysis and evaluation research drew government. academe. Social Science Research publishes papers devoted to quantitative social science research and methodology. The journal features articles that illustrate the use of quantitative methods to empirically test social science theory.

The journal emphasizes research concerned with issues or methods that cut across traditional disciplinary lines. Mobilizing social science for the public good.

The Social Science Research Council, an independent, international nonprofit, mobilizes necessary knowledge for the public good by supporting scholars worldwide, generating new research across disciplines, and. Accordingly, the discussion in each chapter of this book is based on sound social science theory and research, and each chapter will present examples of how the findings from sociological and other social science research have either contributed to public policy related to the chapter’s social problem or have the potential of doing so.

Her research, which is published in the winter Journal of Educational Controversy, shows that a more in-depth understanding of poverty is needed for social transformation. The publication of a book dedicated to describing and an-alyzing approximately one hundred years of poverty research in the United States is, therefore, to be welcomed.

O'Connor's intention is to trace the way poverty research has evolved from a preoccupation of social reformers at the end of the 1 File Size: KB.However, social science-based energy research seldom asks critical questions about what money is and how it captures and controls so much of social practice.

Further, selected examples illustrate the various dimensions of energy inequality and energy poverty. and calls for a new set of paradigms for energy consumption research.

The book.Yet research has shown that social class and processes of class reproduction remain important, particularly for the continuity of poverty over time and across generations.

On a related topic, sociologists have pointed to the importance of stigma and shame in understanding the experience of poverty.