(Article of periodic en Anglais - 1997)

Document title

The changing map of American poverty in an era of economic restructuring and political realignment

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

KODRAS J.E. (1) ;
(1) Dept. of Geography, Florida State University, Tallahassee, ETATS-UNIS


The A. argues that conservative theory falters when the spatial dynamics of poverty is considered in the United States. The changing map of American poverty reflects the geographic contours of recent transformations in the American political economy. Five brief case studies demonstrate that poverty is geographically produced, as alterations in the market and the state are differentially translated into the social order of locales to generate distinctive prospects for affluence and impoverishment


Article of periodic

published at : Economic geography / ISSN 0013-0095

Editor : Clark University, Worcester, MA - ETATS-UNIS (1925)

Millesime : 1997, vol. 73, no1 [pp. 67-93]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.

Collation : Illustration ;




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