Submission Purpose

Main Conference

Type of Proposal

Paper: Model or theory development

Abstract

“Fragile States Indicators”, used worldwide, were applied to U.S. communities with high poverty. Theories, literature and data gave rise to a model that could be applied to families and institutions with implications for adult education.

Keywords

Poverty, At-Risk Communities, Fragility, Educational Empowerment, Social Justice

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Fragile States: Beyond International Borders and into U.S. Communities

“Fragile States Indicators”, used worldwide, were applied to U.S. communities with high poverty. Theories, literature and data gave rise to a model that could be applied to families and institutions with implications for adult education.