Theories of Poverty
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October 23, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2018
Duration: Tuesdays, October 23 and October 30, 5:30-8:30pm
This course explores the prevailing explanations for why poverty exists today. Drawing on religious and cultural references, news media, and other sources, this course will being to reveal the deeply entrenched ideologies that keep society at large from recognizing the breadth and depth of poverty and, therefore, prevent us from seeking long-term and real solutions that can end poverty.
The first session is taught by Shailly Gupta Barnes, and the second session is taught by Dr. Colleen Wessel McCoy.
Shailly Gupta Barnes