中文参考书名:贫困家庭中的昂贵儿童:儿童残疾和福利
作者: Marcia Meyers, Henry Brady, Eva Y. Seto,
出版社: Public Policy Institute of California
关键词: childhood, disabilities, welfare, intersection, families, children, poor, expensive
页数: 138
出版时间: 2000-10-01
ISBN-10: 1582130558
ISBN-13: 9781582130552

Although disabilities affect children of all income groups, poor children are far more likely to suffer from them. In this study, Marcia K. Meyers, Henry E. Brady, and Eva Y. Seto provide important new estimates of the private costs and public effects of childhood disabilities among welfare recipients. Based on over 2,000 interviews with household heads in Los Angeles, Alameda, San Joaquin, and San Bernardino Counties, their estimates cover direct expenditures by families and indirect costs due to employment reductions. They also examine participation rates in public assistance programs and es
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作者: Justin Siroi
出版社: BlazeVOX Book
关键词: sound, secondary
页数: 90
出版时间: 2008-02-01
ISBN-10: 1934289647
ISBN-13: 9781934289648

AAbout the Author justin sirois is founder and codirector of narrow house, an experimental writing publishing collective. His work has appeared in The Shattered Wig Review, Link, The DC Poetry Anthology, and Poets Against the War – he received Maryland State Art Council grants for poetry in 2003 and 2007 and lives in Baltimore, Maryland.
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作者: Schrafft Nichole
出版社: Twin Lights Publishers
关键词: washington, guide, field
页数: 70
出版时间: 2009-06-01
ISBN-10: 1885435975
ISBN-13: 9781885435972
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作者: Kelaine E. Vargas
出版社: DIANE Publishing
关键词: costs, strategic, planting, benefits, guide, community, tree, tropical
页数: 120
出版时间: 2010-11
ISBN-10: 1437925677
ISBN-13: 9781437925678

Even as they increase the beauty of our surroundings, trees provide us with a great many ecosystem services, incl. air quality improvement, energy conservation, stormwater interception, and carbon dioxide reduction. These benefits must be weighed against the costs of maintaining trees, including planting, pruning, irrigation, admin., pest control, liability, cleanup, and removal. This report presents benefits and costs for representative small, medium, and large trees in the Tropical region based on research carried out in Honolulu, Hawaii. Average annual net benefits increase with tree size a
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作者: Larry Zafran
出版社: Larry Zafran
关键词: gift, regiving, keeps, book, regiftable
页数: 41
出版时间: 2011-03-09
ISBN-10: 1453874852
ISBN-13: 9781453874851

A unique and practical gift idea to take the place of a greeting card! Unlike a greeting card, the recipient can actually regift this book to someone else, and is encouraged to do so since that's part of the fun! As the original gift-giver, you'll fill in the blanks in a letter to the recipient, including his/her name, relationship to you, gift occasion, and so on. Next, you'll complete a simple lighthearted questionnaire about gift-giving such as the best and worst gifts you've ever received, and gifts that you've regifted or returned. Below the questionnaire there is room for a short, person
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作者: Christopher Edley, Jorge Ruiz de Velasco, Robert
出版社: Chief Justice Early Warren Institute on Race, Ethn
关键词: boys, color, health, improve, places, communities, changing
页数: 500
出版时间: 2010-01-01
ISBN-10: 0615347932
ISBN-13: 9780615347936

The challenges shaping the life chances of boys and young men of color are well-documented but still shocking. This book draws attention to the urgent need—both economic and moral—to better understand the policy and community-based factors that serve as incentives or barriers to young men and boys of color as they make critical life decisions. This volume draws attention to the potential of a public policy focus on young men and boys of color as a high-leverage strategy for promoting an agenda for equitable, sustainable, healthy communities in California and across the Nation.
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作者: US Dog Fence LLC
出版社: eBookDB.org
关键词: shelter, home, days, seven, rescue, first, adopting
页数: 107
出版时间: 2010-09-31
eBookDB-ID: EBDBY52R28

Rescuing a dog from a shelter is a wonderful way to give a dog a second chance at life, and find yourself a new best friend. But, how do you help start this new relationship off on the right paw? This FREE Guide walks you through the first seven days of adopting a rescue dog. Veterinarian Dr. Susan Wright and Editor Misty Weaver take you through the first seven days, from selecting a dog that will be a good fit with your family (Chapter Four) through to establishing routines (Chapter Seven), and socialization (Chapter Eleven). Each chapter ends with a real story from a family that ad
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