Disparity in income in different parts of the same neighborhoods

1) What is the poverty rate in Bridgeport, Connecticut and how does it affect the people that live there? 2) How does the US have one of the highest industrialized poverty rates in the world? 3) How is it possible for one side of a neighborhood to be poor and the other side wealthy? 4) How ...

American Social Welfare

Share your views of the strengths and weaknesses of America's residual view of social welfare with the members of the class. Support your conclusions with a couple of examples in 500 words

Overcoming Generational Poverty

1. Identify the complex factors involved in overcoming generational poverty. 2. Explain challenges the aged face when there is a lack of access to employment. 3. Describe the unique challenges that women face through the different life stages. 4. Has what you learned changed your perspective a...

Substance misuse and social programs

It is true that there are not enough programs, enough shelters, and enough remediation. It is interesting to note that living in homeless shelters tends to be correlated with higher rates of substance misuse and abuse as well as other mental health disorders. This increased rate may be attributed...

Philosophy and the Community

This focuses on the individual as a member of a community. Thus, write a eight- to ten-page research paper based upon a current event/pressing social issue that is relevant to your community. You should address the following points in your analysis: - Identify a social issue - Identify news art...