Out of poverty what works when traditional approaches fail
By: Polak, Paul.Material type: BookSeries: A BK currents book. Publisher: San Francisco Berrett-Koehler 2008Description: xi,232p. ill. 25 cm.ISBN: 9781605092768.Subject(s): PovertyDDC classification: 362.56
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 213-217) and index.
Introduction: learning to do the simple and obvious -- Twelve steps to practical problem solving -- The three great poverty eradication myths -- It all starts with making more money -- Design for the other 90 percent -- From subsistence to new income -- Affordable small-plot irrigation -- A new agriculture for one-acre farms -- Creating vibrant new markets that serve poor customers -- Slums : the incubator for new income opportunities -- Poverty and the planet -- Taking action to end poverty -- Bahadur and his family move out of poverty.