working poor

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working poor

working poor

Working Hard, Working Poor A Global Journey

Sandy: Working but Poor

Employment and the Working Poor

How the Poor Are Working

The working poor and the working of American labour markets

The Working Poor: Maggie and Others in Austin

Shantytown, USA: Forgotten Landscapes of the Working Poor

Welfare States, Labour Market Institutions and the Working Poor: A Comparative Analysis of 20 European Countries

Unsettled: The Culture of Mobility and the Working Poor in Early Modern England

Poor Working Memory and Reduced Blood Pressure Levels in Concurrent Users of Khat and Tobacco

Primary Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors Predicted by Poor Working Conditions in the GAZEL Cohort

Working life expectancy in good and poor perceived health among Dutch 55-65-year-old workers with chronic diseases Astrid De Wind

NEUROPSYCHOLOGICAL DOMAINS: EXECUTIVE FUNCTIONSA-93Don't Discount Errors: Quantifying Performance Errors Can Shed Light on Working Memory Dysfunction and its Relation to Poor White Matter Integrity in MS Patients

Higher Ground: New Hope for the Working Poor and Their Children By Greg J. Duncan, Aletha C. Huston and Thomas S. Weisner Russell Sage Foundation. 2007. 166 pages. $24.95 cloth

Differences That Matter: Social Policy and the Working Poor in the United States and Canada By Dan Zuberi Cornell University Press, 2006. 230 pages. $49.95 (cloth), $18.95 (paper)

The Unknown City: The Lives of Poor and Working-Class Young Adults. By Michelle Fine and Lois Weis. Boston: Beacon Press, 1998. 342 pp. Hardbound $26.00.


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People who are working for low wages, often in precarious working conditions where they do not earn enough even to reach the officially designated poverty level (a “living wage”) and require assistance, such as subsidized housing and food aid or vouchers.

Subjects: Public Health and Epidemiology.

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