Additional Readings

  • Bane, M. J., & Zenteno, R. (Eds.). (2009). Poverty and poverty alleviation strategies in North America. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.
  • Cancian, M., & Danziger, S. (Eds.). (2009). Changing poverty. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.
  • Cramer, R. & Williams Shanks, T.R. (2014). The assets perspective: The rise of asset building and its impact on social policy. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.
  • Currie, J. M. (2006). The invisible safety net: Protecting the nation’s poor children and families. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press.
  • Lindsey, D. (2004). The welfare of children. New York: Oxford University Press.
  • Sherraden, M. (Ed.). (2005). Inclusion in the American dream: Assets, poverty, and public policy. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
  • Tough, P. (2008). Whatever it takes: Geoffrey Canada’s quest to change Harlem and America. New York: Houghton Mifflin.
  • Waldfogel, J. (2006). What children need. Cambridge MA: Harvard University Press.