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nature of poverty: an interpretative review of poverty studies, with special reference to Canada

K. M. Lederer

nature of poverty: an interpretative review of poverty studies, with special reference to Canada

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Published by Human Resources Research Council] in [Edmonton, Alta .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada.
    • Subjects:
    • Poverty.,
    • Poor -- Canada.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [100]-115.

      Statement[by] K. M. Lederer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHC120.P6 L4
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 115 p.
      Number of Pages115
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5341862M
      LC Control Number72195801


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