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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (4): 860–864.
Published: 01 October 2022
... Duke University Press 2022 child support state debt incarcerated parents family poverty References Brito Tonya . 2019 . “ The Child Support Bubble .” UC Irvine Law Review 953 , no. 9 : 953 – 88 . Haney L. 2022 . Prisons of Debt: The Afterlives...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1983) 82 (4): 437–444.
Published: 01 October 1983
... of white families living in poverty decreased to a stable 8 percent of the total between 1959 and 1980, for Afro-Americans the family poverty percentage undramatically decreased from 55 to 32 percent. The median family income of the two races briefly narrowed during the late sixties, with Afro-American...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1940) 39 (4): 413–426.
Published: 01 October 1940
... families. (Since 1929, the commercial output of this poorer half of our farms has dropped still further.) Two thirds are in the South. They are the economically and politically sub- The American Farmer in a Changing World 415 merged half of our farmers. Most rural poverty and destitution is found among...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1970) 69 (1): 96–107.
Published: 01 January 1970
... almost eighty per cent of the world s population. From his works on Tepoztlan and on the life history of Pedro Martinez Five Families and The Children of Sanchez there emerges a rich and many-faceted representation of this Latin world, now extended with the recent work on poverty in San Juan, Puerto...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2003) 102 (2-3): 453–470.
Published: 01 July 2003
... a formal policy of income and employment comparable to standard welfare state practices in the West.Yet they have been quite successful in keeping unem- ployment and worse forms of poverty under control. They have also kept in place a socioeconomic order where family solidarity could compensate...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (1): 9–32.
Published: 01 January 2016
... Fennell The Family Toxic: Triaging Obligation in Post-Welfare Chicago ​Given the chance, what resident of Chicago’s troubled public housing projects wouldn’t leap at the possibility of landing an apartment...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2014) 113 (2): 231–244.
Published: 01 April 2014
... of the Rutgers University Center for African Studies ). 2012 . Author interview , New Brunswick, NJ , September . Altvater Elmar ., eds. 1991 . The Poverty of Nations: A Guide to the Debt Crisis from Argentina to Zaire . London : Zed Books . Bajaj Vikas . 2011 . “ Microlenders...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2022) 121 (2): 425–434.
Published: 01 April 2022
... one of the highest rates of extreme poverty, inequality, and violence on the continent; (3) being both Black and poor is not exactly a coincidence. Although there are many reasons behind the protests in Colombia, this article focuses on the structural and everyday expressions of racism that lead...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (3): 509–530.
Published: 01 July 2008
..., including the airlines, telecommunications, and health care; rolled back social welfare; assaulted the trade union move- ment; and shifted the source of public care from the state to the private individual and family.14 Given that discourses of poverty, ill health, and social pathology...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1971) 70 (4): 560–574.
Published: 01 October 1971
.... In the conclu­ sions, their social welfare concept will be contrasted. I For Kirk, social welfare is certainly not a central concept, but it is a logical product of several of his main concepts. He does not indicate a deep concern for specific public problems such as poverty and unemployment, but he is directly...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1934) 33 (4): 334–353.
Published: 01 October 1934
...Marjorie Stratford Mendenhall 1934 SOUTHERN WOMEN OF A LOST GENERATION MARJORIE STRATFORD MENDENHALL A FTER the political maneuvers of the ante-bellum period and the agony of the war the white people of the South stood together united in poverty and in a search for a new way of life...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2007) 106 (4): 709–726.
Published: 01 October 2007
... of the matter at hand. For the vast majority of South Africans, misfortune or disaster begins at birth. Poverty, inequality, lack of opportunities, and the absence of care and assistance in meeting the basic requirements of life mark the child born black and poor. The tragedy of birth is compounded...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1922) 21 (1): 41–50.
Published: 01 January 1922
... lost fortune from the New York financiers and marries her. Meanwhile black Uncle Peter and his family labor happily on. The change of masters disturbs not the contentment of the cabin, though poverty and want drive Isabel from the parlor. Restored to his young mistress, Uncle Peter refuses freedom...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2016) 115 (1): 113–124.
Published: 01 January 2016
... the construction of informal housing, the exten- sion of lay care to the elderly and dying, and other modes of associational life that sustained families and communities in the absence of state provided social goods...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1987) 86 (3): 282–295.
Published: 01 July 1987
... Church in Tuscaloosa. The church only seated four hundred people, though, and two nearby churches were required to accommodate the crowd. The general public was seated on a first-come, first-served basis at the First Presbyterian Church, while the spillover of family, university officials, coaches...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1991) 90 (3): 469–481.
Published: 01 July 1991
... are a flowing, Sage Heracleitus says; But a tawdry cheapness Shall outlast our days. Much of the turmoil and uncertainty felt by Eugene Gant in Thomas Wolfe s Look Homeward, Angel is owing to the subservience of that most intimate core of family life, the house and its dining area, to the exigencies of money...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1909) 8 (4): 328–337.
Published: 01 October 1909
... distant, and the church and school during the short periods they are open are so remote as to be practically inaccessible. These conditions lead to dire poverty and disease, in extreme cases even causing clay eating. The South Carolina Cotton Mill. 331 Such a family brings all its belongings in one wagon...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (2008) 107 (4): 691–713.
Published: 01 October 2008
... and carried out in the early 1930s, covered all aspects of white rural poverty in South Africa. The first part of the essay discusses what made these comparisons possible by showing how American philanthropic organizations—especially the Carnegie Corporation—carved out spaces for the production and exchange...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1931) 30 (1): 40–50.
Published: 01 January 1931
... and America. But there are undoubtedly some who look for something more than that. Taking into account its immense population of over three hundred and twenty millions, India is very poor: in the main, a land of poverty-stricken agriculturists. Poverty may be said with­ out hesitation to be the most...
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South Atlantic Quarterly (1977) 76 (3): 309–317.
Published: 01 July 1977
... an astronomer sees a million years after it has ceased to exist. Consider Agee s description (162/179) of their cupboard. Some­ how this poverty-stricken family has acquired an expensive one, veer[ing] so wide of the ordinary as to seem comic or even sur­ realist in this setting, as a frigidaire might...