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The Peace Corps

United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Hunger.

The Peace Corps

25 years of alleviating hunger

by United States. Congress. House. Select Committee on Hunger.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Peace Corps (U.S.),
  • Hunger

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSelect Committee on Hunger, U.S. House of Representatives
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 14 p. ;
    Number of Pages14
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14274884M

      The Peace Corps community in the United States, which includes more than , former volunteers, has been supportive, offering to open their homes, and provide food and advice if needed, Ms. Peace Corps (U.S.) Publisher: Washington, D.C.: Peace Corps, Edition/Format: Print book: National government publication: EnglishView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects: Peace Corps (U.S.) Volunteer workers in social service -- United States. Voluntarism -- United States. View all.

    The Library of Congress collections include more than books searchable by the “Peace Corps” keyword, but their authors did not necessarily serve in the Peace Corps. The Library’s collections also include many other books on subjects unrelated to the Peace Corps experience or the developing world by authors with Peace Corps service. I nformation for US Peace Corps Volunteers Requesting Books If you would like to request a box of books, please write a letter (preferably by email, but also accepted via standard postal mail), telling us about your work, your students (if you are a teacher) and how you intend to use the using email, put your letter in the body of an email, not as an attachment, to .

    The book focuses on the case of Bolivia, where indigenous nationalist movements dramatically expelled the Peace Corps in She also shows how Peace Corps development ideology shaped domestic and transnational social protest, including U.S. civil rights, black nationalist, and antiwar movements. Our Book Club discusses books of broad interest set in parts of the world in which Peace Corps Volunteers have served, or books which were authored by Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (RPCVs). We love author appearances! Between and , we have hosted or will host 34 different authors – in person, by phone, or via Skype.


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