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Homelessness in America

Robert Hartmann McNamara 2008

Available at St. Ambrose University Library  Second Floor Stacks  (HV4505 .H65117 2008 )()

  • Title:
    Homelessness in America
  • Author: Robert Hartmann McNamara
  • Subjects: Homelessness -- United States; Homeless persons -- United States
  • Description: Faces of homelessness. Measuring progress and tracking trends in homelessness / Go out and find a job : public policy and homeless men / Sight unseen : the neglected problem of rural homelessness / Shelter life for homeless men : risk or respite? / Homelessness and veterans : untangling the connection / History of homeless women in America / Family homelessness in our nation and community : a problem with a solution / Homeless women with children in shelters : the institutionalization of family life / Foster care and homelessness : preventative measures to help youth who are aging out of foster care / Shadow kids : runaway and homeless youth in the United States / Health and human rights of homeless youth / Elderly homelessness : a growing concern / African American males and homelessness : voices from the shelter / Latinos, immigrants, and homelessness /
    Causes of homelessness. Chronic homelessness : portraits on the streets / Housing policy, the low income housing crisis, and the problem of homelessness / Helping children and families rebuild their lives after Katrina / Domestic violence and housing instability : homeless women / Homelessness and crack use : a case study in historical, environmental, and social context / Flyin' high, livin' low : alcohol and homelessness / Substance use and homelessness / Deinstitutionalization and the homeless mentally ill / Homelessness and HIV/AIDS / Taking stock : housing, homelessness, and prisoner reentry /
    Solutions to homelessness. Promising strategies to end homelessness / Shelter is not a home... or is it? New communities of opportunity / Policing homelessness / Criminalization of homelessness / Best of times, the worst of times : reflections of a service provider / Cleaning up the streets : community efforts to combat homelessness by criminalizing homeless behaviors / Future of homelessness : trends in assessment and service utilization / Law and order? A reality for the homeless : the legal ramifications of court decisions on the treatment of homeless persons / History and future of homeless management information systems /
  • Publisher: Westport, CT : Praeger Publishers
  • Creation Date: 2008
  • Format: 3 v. ; 25 cm..
  • Language: English
  • Identifier: ISBN9780275995553 ((set) : alk. paper);ISBN0275995550 ((set) : alk. paper);ISBN9780275995577 ((vol.1) : alk. paper);ISBN0275995577 ((vol.1) : alk. paper);ISBN9780275995591 ((vol.2) : alk. paper);ISBN0275995593 ((vol.2) : alk. paper);ISBN9780275995614 ((vol.3) : alk. paper);ISBN0275995615 ((vol.3) : alk. paper)
  • Source: 01SAUNI ALMA
  • Alma MMS ID: 991001202999702845

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