Book Resources

Encyclopedia of Homelessness, 2 Volume Set (Hardcover)
by David Levinson (Editor)
The Homeless by Christopher Jencks (Author)
 Down and Out in America: The Origins of Homelessness by Peter H. Rossi
Reckoning With Homelessness (The Anthropology of Contemporary Issues) by
Kim Hopper
The Working Poor: Invisible in America by David K. Shipler

Street Crazy : America's Mental Health Tragedy 
by Stephen B. Seager

Tell Them Who I Am: The Lives of Homeless Women by Elliot Liebow

Making Room: The Economics of Homelessness (Hardcover)
by Brendan O'Flaherty

How to Increase Homelessness by Joel John Roberts
Rachel and Her Children: Homeless Families in America (Paperback)
by Jonathan Kozol
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Use the following links to refresh your understanding of the applications required to accomplish the tasks in this webquest. [interviewing, persuasive argument, researching]


   You have 4 team tasks to accomplish.  Each task builds upon the previous one.  Successful completion of these tasks will require:

   Clearly assigning roles and responsibilities.

   Managing your time, the scope of your work, and the final presentation or product.

    Asking questions and checking for confusion or misunderstanding.

     Sharing ideas, supporting each other as needed.


Follow this link to a Process Guide to help keep each task on track.