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PRODUCT TITLE RICH CHRISTIANS IN AN AGE OF HUNGER
ISBN NUMBER 9780849945304
CATEGORY TYPE CHRISTIAN LIVING
AUTHOR/EDITOR RONALD SIDER
PUBLISHER THOMAS NELSON
PRODUCT Type. Books
Summary MOVING FROM AFFLUENCE TO GENEROSITY
FORMAT SOFTCOVER
SELLING PRICE $23.50*
*price before member's discount

DESCRIPTION

When Ron Sider's Rich Christians in an Age of Hunger first appeared twenty-eight years ago, it shook readers to the core. Informed about the issues of world hunger and poverty, they could no longer ignore the plight of their global neighbors. This thoroughly revised edition of Sider's best-selling book outlines the progress that has been made in the last three decades, and the work that is still left to do. Every day 30,000 children still die of starvation and preventable diseases, and 1.2 billion people live in relentless, unrelieved poverty worldwide.

Why is there still so much poverty? Conservatives blame sinful individual choices and laziness. Liberals condemn economic and social structures. Who is right? Who is wrong? Both, according to Sider, who explains poverty's complex causes in this new edition and offers concrete, practical proposals for change.