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Old age poverty in Greenwich village a neighborhood study by Mabel Louise Nassau

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Published by F. H. Revell in New York .
Written in English


  • Old age pensions,
  • Poor -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.)

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Edition Notes

Statementby Mabel Louise Nassau. Introduction by Henry R. Seager
SeriesGreenwich house series, no. 6
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p.
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14725289M
LC Control Number15015584

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Genre/Form: Case studies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nassau, Mabel Louise. Old age poverty in Greenwich Village, a neighborhood study.   Old age poverty in Greenwich Village, a neighborhood study Item Preview remove-circle Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Reprint of the ed. published by F. H. Revell Co., New York, as no. 6 of Greenwich House series Pages: Genre/Form: Cas, Études de: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Nassau, Mabel Louise. Old age poverty in Greenwich village. New York, F.H. Revell [©]. Old age poverty in Greenwich Village: a neighborhood study / by Mabel Louise Nassau ; introduction by Henry R. Seager. Publication info: Ann Arbor, Michigan: University of Michigan Library.

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Greenwich Village (New York: Dodd, Mead and Co., ), by Anna Alice Chapin, illust. by Allan G. Cram (page images and uncorrected OCR text at MOA) Filed under: Greenwich Village (New York, N.Y.) -- Economic conditions. Old Age Poverty in Greenwich Village: A Neighborhood Study (New York et al.: Fleming H. Revell Co., c), by Mabel Louise.   The issue of poverty emerged again and again in remarks by experts and advocates at the five-day conference, hosted by the American Society on Aging. Some million older Americans live at or below the federal poverty level of $11, a year. And being a woman, a person of color or a person in poor health increases the odds of poverty. Poverty and the family-income cycle: Ware, Caroline F. Greenwich Village, – Boston: Houghton Mifflin, Sarah McComb and the Problem of Old-Age Income for Single Women Teachers, s–s. History of Education Quarterly, Vol. 54, Issue. 2, p.   In Village People by Bessie Head we have the theme of poverty, conflict, kindness, struggle, acceptance, desperation and connection. Taken from her Tales of Tenderness and Power collection the story is narrated by several different narrators and from the beginning of the story the reader realises that Head may be exploring the theme of poverty and acceptance.