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Unformatted text preview: estimated to be underweight or stunted. The two regions that account for the bulk of the deficit are South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa. o Nearly a billion people entered the 21st century unable to read a book or sign their names. Poverty is not just about food, it’s about education, family bond, and health Some reasons why people are poor: o Give birth to many children o Inherited nothing o Are not educated o Can’t get/find a job o Pay is not enough...
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This note was uploaded on 03/09/2011 for the course ENG 1000C taught by Professor Roeder during the Fall '09 term at St. John's.
- Fall '09