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Lisbeth Schorr

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Common Purpose
Strengthening Families and Neighborhoods to Rebuild America
Written by Lisbeth Schorr


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: July 13, 1998
Price: $19.95

Renowned Harvard social analyst Lisbeth B. Schorr presents in-depth stories of social programs that are transforming inner-city neighborhoods and communities, and the reasons why they are successful.  Drawing on seven years' research, Schorr shows how what works in small pilot programs can be adapted on a large scale to reduce child abuse... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Common Purpose
Strengthening Families and Neighborhoods to Rebuild America
Written by Lisbeth Schorr


Format: eBook, 512 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: April 27, 2011
Price: $13.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.

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Within Our Reach

Written by Lisbeth Schorr


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: May 1, 1989
Price: $14.95

In this solidly researched book, the authors demonstrate that the knowledge and techniques exist to decrease the incidence of welfare dependency, poor single-parent families and alienated, uneducated youth. In addition to providing a detailed account of the problem, they describe twenty-four programs that have proved successful in changing the lives of... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.

Within Our Reach

Written by Lisbeth Schorr


Format: eBook, 432 pages
Publisher: Anchor
On Sale: March 23, 2011
Price: $11.99

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Also available as a trade paperback.
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