POVERTY_THEORIES

POVERTY_THEORIES - OPPORTUNITY x ATTITUDES OF DESPAIR AND...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
POVERTY THEORIES CULTURE OF POVERTY x PEOPLE ARE POOR BECAUSE THEY HAVE A LOWER-CLASS SUBCULTURE THAT OBSTRUCTS THEIR ASPIRATIONS x CHILDREN LEARN POOR FAMILY VALUES x RESIGNATION TO ONE’S POVERTY x ATTITUDES OF POOR BREED POVERTY SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY x POVERTY IS THE RESULT OF LITTLE
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: OPPORTUNITY x ATTITUDES OF DESPAIR AND DEFEAT ARE CONSEQUENCES OF POVERTY x THE POOR SHARE SOCIAL CHARACTERISTICS RATHER THAN INDIVIDUAL CHARACTER TRAITS EMPIRICAL SUPPORT FOR EACH THEORY LOOK AT SOCIO-DEMOGRAPHICS OF POVERTY...
View Full Document

This note was uploaded on 02/27/2011 for the course SYG 2010 taught by Professor Schwabe during the Fall '08 term at FSU.

Ask a homework question - tutors are online