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Poverty in rural America : the story of Yates County Home and Farm from 1830 to 1950

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Poverty in Rural America: The Story of Yates County Home and Farm from 1830 to 1950 describes the development of poorhouses in New York State, providing an analysis of poverty and an impression of the societal attitudes toward those who were impoverished in the early nineteenth century. The reader is provided with an understanding of the workings and management of the Yates County Home and Farm as well as comparing it to the general issues of poverty and the solutions employed by the state. Throughout the book, the author has provided insights and discussion questions at the end of each chapter to prompt discussion and further analysis to provide insight into the impact upon the people involved. The book highlights the changes in philosophy of poverty and its solutions over the time of the operation of this poorhouse and the development of other social-service programs.

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Ontario Public Library 974.782 TRO (Text)
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1001 . ‡aTrombley, Christina, ‡eauthor.
24510. ‡aPoverty in rural America : ‡bthe story of Yates County Home and Farm from 1830 to 1950 / ‡cChristina Trombley.
264 1. ‡a[Place of publication not identified] : ‡bChristian Faith Publishing, Inc, ‡c[2019]
300 . ‡a202 pages : ‡bblack and white illustrations ; ‡c23 cm
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520 . ‡aPoverty in Rural America: The Story of Yates County Home and Farm from 1830 to 1950 describes the development of poorhouses in New York State, providing an analysis of poverty and an impression of the societal attitudes toward those who were impoverished in the early nineteenth century. The reader is provided with an understanding of the workings and management of the Yates County Home and Farm as well as comparing it to the general issues of poverty and the solutions employed by the state. Throughout the book, the author has provided insights and discussion questions at the end of each chapter to prompt discussion and further analysis to provide insight into the impact upon the people involved. The book highlights the changes in philosophy of poverty and its solutions over the time of the operation of this poorhouse and the development of other social-service programs.
61024. ‡aYates County Home and Farm ‡xHistory.
650 0. ‡aRural poor ‡zNew York (State) ‡zYates County ‡xHistory.
651 0. ‡aNew York (State) ‡zYates County ‡xRural conditions.
651 0. ‡aNew York (State) ‡zYates County ‡xEconomic conditions.
651 0. ‡aYates County (N.Y.) ‡xHistory.
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