poverty

  • 181 poverty-stricken — adjective poor enough to need help from others • Syn: ↑destitute, ↑impoverished, ↑indigent, ↑necessitous, ↑needy • Similar to: ↑poor • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …

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  • 182 poverty pine — noun : jersey pine …

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  • 183 poverty plant — noun : beach heather …

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  • 184 poverty poker — noun : any form of poker played with the agreement that when a player has lost a specified amount he may continue to play without increasing his loss …

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  • 186 Cycle of poverty — In economics, the cycle of poverty is the set of factors or events by which poverty, once started, is likely to continue unless there is outside intervention. [1] The cycle of poverty has been defined as a phenomenon where poor families become… …

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  • 187 Child poverty — A boy from an East Cipinang trash dump slum in Jakarta, Indonesia shows his find. Child poverty refers to the phenomenon of children living in poverty. This applies to children that come from poor families or orphans being raised with limited, or …

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  • 188 Concentrated poverty — refers to a spatial density of socio economic deprivation. In the US it is commonly used in fields of policy and scholarship in reference to areas of extreme or high poverty defined by the US census as areas with 40 percent of the tract… …

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  • 189 Make Poverty History — White Band redirects here. For the disease, see white band disease. Make Poverty History is the name of a campaign that exists in a number of countries, including Australia, Canada, Denmark , Finland, New Zealand, Nigeria, Norway, Romania, the… …

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  • 190 Southern Poverty Law Center — Founder(s) Morris Dees Joseph R. Levin, Jr. Type Public interest law firm Founded 1971 Location Montgomery, Alabama …

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  • 191 Feminization of poverty — The feminization of poverty is a change in the levels of poverty biased against women or female headed households. More specifically, it is an increase in the difference in the levels of poverty among women and men or among female versus male and …

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  • 192 Measuring poverty — Map of world poverty by country, showing percentage of population living on less than $1.25 per day. Unfortunately, information is missing for some countries …

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  • 193 Asset poverty — is an economic and social condition that is more persistent and prevalent than income poverty. It can be defined as a household’s inability access wealth resources that are sufficient enough to provide for basic needs for a period of three months …

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  • 194 Culture of poverty — The culture of poverty is a social theory that expands on the cycle of poverty. Proponents of this theory argue that the poor are not simply lacking resources, but also have a unique value system. According to Oscar Lewis, The subculture [of the… …

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  • 195 Fuel poverty — A fuel poor household is one which cannot afford to keep adequately warm at reasonable cost. The term is mainly used in the UK, Ireland and New Zealand, although the concept also applies in much of Eastern Europe and the USA. Definitions In the… …

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  • 196 Christian views on poverty and wealth — Jesus casting out the money changers from the Temple by Giotto, 14th century Since the inception of Christianity, there have been a variety of Christian attitudes towards materialism and wealth. John Cobb, Jr. argues that the economism that rules …

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  • 197 War on Poverty — The War on Poverty is the unofficial name for legislation first introduced by United States President Lyndon B. Johnson during his State of the Union address on January 8, 1964. This legislation was proposed by Johnson in response to a national… …

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  • 198 Global Call to Action Against Poverty — Infobox Company company name = Global Call to Action Against Poverty (GCAP) company company type = Advocacy Campaign/Anti Poverty Coalition company slogan = Together for Equality foundation = 1st January 2005 location = Worldwide key people = num …

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  • 199 Reservation poverty — in the United States is defined as poverty among reservations, or “state or federally recognized, geographically defined areas of varying size over which Native Americans have the primary governing authority” [Grover, Michael: Demographic trends… …

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  • 200 Make Poverty History Emirates — (MPHE/MPH Emirates) Type Advocacy Campaign/Anti Poverty Coalition Industry Non Profit Campaign Founded 15th April 2005 Headquarters United Arab Emirates Key people Anish Kat …

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