Homelessness
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Detroit : Greenhaven Press, [2012].
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Central Adult Nonfiction
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Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; This addition to the popular Opposing Viewpoints series discusses issues related to homelessness. Through a balanced collection of articles from a variety of sources, the title explores the seriousness of America's homeless problem; factors that contribut; "Each volume in the Opposing Viewpoints Series could serve as a model…not only providing access to a wide diversity of opinions, but also stimulating readers to do further research for group discussion and individual interest. Both shrill and moderate, th
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Book
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242 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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English
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9780737759396, 0737759399, 9780737759402, 0737759402

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 224-228) and index.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Thompson, T. (2012). Homelessness. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Thompson, Tamara. 2012. Homelessness. Detroit: Greenhaven Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Thompson, Tamara, Homelessness. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2012.

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Thompson, Tamara. Homelessness. Detroit: Greenhaven Press, 2012. Print.

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