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1 edition of Understanding rural America. found in the catalog.

Understanding rural America.

Understanding rural America.

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Economic Research in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rural development -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAgriculture information bulletin -- no. 710.
    ContributionsUnited States. Dept. of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination25 p. :
    Number of Pages25
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15570870M

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    2. Poverty in Rural America Then and Now, by Bruce Weber and Kathleen Miller Part II. Key Concepts and Issues for Understanding Rural Poverty 3. Measures of Poverty and Implications for Portraits of Rural Hardship, by Leif Jensen and Danielle Ely 4. How to Explain Poverty?, by Ann R. Tickamyer and Emily J. Wornell Part III. Vulnerable.   If we're going to talk about understanding Rural America I think this post by CopperPuppy in the VOX thread is incredibly relevant and speaks some truths. Please read the whole thing though. When a three-thousand-year-old book that was written by uneducated, pre-scientific people, subject to translation innumerable times, edited with.

    ral America fall along a continuum of acculturation to main-stream culture, the degree to which they adhere to charac-teristically rural values, traditions, and customs, versus to those of urban life. American mainstream culture pervades rural areas, particularly through the ubiquitous influence of our television, Internet, musical, and radio. Charles Murray’s Coming Apart: The State of White America, – was published in , and Robert D. Putnam’s Our Kids: The American Dream in Crisis came out last year. From opposite.


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Additional Physical Format: Understanding rural America (OCoLC) Online version: Understanding rural America. Washington, D.C.: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture. Additional Physical Format: Understanding rural America 25 p.

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