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POL 420 -- Global Poverty (Spring 2019): Books

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If doing a basic keyword search yields too many items, try searching for your words as subject headings. A sample of relevant subject heading phrases includes:

  • global south
  • poverty (you can also add the name of a geographic region, e.g., poverty latin america
  • poverty case studies
  • poverty developing countries
  • sustainability

You can search any topic and add developing countries to the search, e.g., finance developing countries

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