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Socio-economic and psychological attributes of rural poverty in Mississippi

Woong K. Cho

Socio-economic and psychological attributes of rural poverty in Mississippi

by Woong K. Cho

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Published by Alcorn State University in Lorman, Miss .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Mississippi
    • Subjects:
    • Rural poor -- Mississippi -- Statistics.,
    • Mississippi -- Rural conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 40-43.

      StatementWoong K. Cho.
      SeriesResearch bulletin / Alcorn State University ;, no. 17, Research bulletin (Alcorn State University) ;, no. 17.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN79.M7 C46 1982
      The Physical Object
      Pagination43 p. ;
      Number of Pages43
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2819944M
      LC Control Number83621943

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Socio-economic and psychological attributes of rural poverty in Mississippi by Woong K. Cho Download PDF EPUB FB2

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Cho. Rural poverty refers to poverty in rural areas, including factors of rural society, rural economy, and political systems that give rise to the poverty found there. Rural poverty is often discussed in conjunction with spatial inequality, which in this context refers to the inequality between urban and rural areas.

Both rural poverty and spatial inequality are global phenomena, but like poverty. This nation’s rate of poverty for children is among the highest in the industrialized world (APA, ).

Between andpercent of the U.S. population was below the Federal Poverty line (U.S. Census Bureau, ). Socioeconomic status (SES) has been shown to predict health, achievement, success and mortality (APA, ).

The share of children living in poverty in the U.S. remains higher than it was before the Great Recession. According to estimates from the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly 20 percent of children were living in poverty incompared with 18 percent in Child poverty rates continue to be highest in the South and Southwest, particularly along the Mississippi Delta.

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Rural poverty and urban poverty differ on many levels, with distinctive, environment-based issues that characterize quality of life.

There are similarities, of course, that span both rural and urban poverty. The International Monetary Fund (IMF) states that poverty usually entails deprivation, vulnerability and powerlessness.

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