Jim Wallis on Poverty as a Moral and Policy Challenge

Instructor: Jim Wallis 

Readings:

Kim, Jim Yong. "Building a Movement to End Poverty." foreignpolicy.com. Foreign Policy, 26 June 2013. Web.

Kristof, Nicholas D., and Sheryl WuDunn. "Chapter 10: Investing in Education." Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. 167-84. Print.

Kristof, Nicholas D. and Sheryl WuDunn. "Chapter 11: Microcredit: The Financial Revolution." Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. 185-204. Print.

Kristof, Nicholas D., and Sheryl WuDunn. "Chapter 12: The Axis of Equality." Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2009. 205-20. Print.

Wallis, Jim. "Chapter 4: Lord, Help Us to Treat You Well." On God's Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn't Learned About Serving the Common Good. Grand Rapids: Brazos, 2013. 65-88. Print.

Wallis, Jim. "Chapter 4: Poor People Are Trapped—in the Debate About Poverty." God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 2005. 221-40. Print.

Wallis, Jim. "Chapter 10: Economic Trust." On God's Side: What Religion Forgets and Politics Hasn't Learned About Serving the Common Good. Grand Rapids: Brazos, 2013. 199-220. Print.

Wallis, Jim. "Chapter 17: The Tipping Point – Faith and Global Poverty." God's Politics: Why the Right Gets It Wrong and the Left Doesn't Get It. San Francisco: HarperSanFrancisco, 2005. 270-93. Print.

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