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The colors of poverty

The colors of poverty

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Published by Russell Sage Foundation in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poor -- United States -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Poverty -- United States -- Cross-cultural studies,
  • Minorities -- United States -- Economic conditions,
  • Minorities -- United States -- Social conditions

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementAnn Chih Lin and David R. Harris, editor [sic].
    GenreCross-cultural studies.
    ContributionsLin, Ann Chih., Harris, David R., 1969-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV4045 .C65 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16658743M
    ISBN 109780871545398
    LC Control Number2008010269

      There are several reasons why colors are able to influence how we feel. "We react on multiple levels of association with colors -- there are social or culture levels as well as personal relationships with particular colors," explains Leslie Harrington, executive director of The Color Association of The United States, which forecasts color trends. That is, they lived in neighborhoods where the poverty rate was less than 20%. In the report, however, fewer of these children lived in low-poverty neighborhoods. African-American (45%) report, American Indian (47%) and Latino (53%) children all were less likely to live in a low-poverty environment.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 1 online resource: illustrations, maps. Contents: Contributors; Acknowledgments; Chapter 1 --Why Is American Poverty Still Colored in the Twenty-First Century?/ Ann Chih Lin and David R. Harris; Part I --Group Identity and Group Outcomes; Chapter 2 --The Dynamics of Discrimination / Devah Pager; Chapter 3 --Justifying.

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