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Theodore Dalrymple is the pen name of British psychiatrist Anthony Daniels. He was, for many years, a psychiatrist who treated the poor in a slum hospital and a prison in England. One of his books, (essential), is Life At The Bottom: The Worldview that Makes the Underclass. (2001) in which he suggests that long term poverty is caused, not by economics, but by a dysfunctional set of values, one that is continually reinforced by an elite culture searching for victims. This culture persuades those at the bottom that they have no responsibility for their actions and they are not the molders of their own lives. He writes often at City Journal, where he is an editor and a fellow at the Manhattan Institute.
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