What is the social issue of homelessness in the US?
The main issue for the homelessness socially would be Social Exclusion. They are pushed to the outer limits of society and basically ignored or forgotten.
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A social problem exists when there is a social norm that is defined as problematic by a large institution or authority. A social problem may also exist when there is a common issue in society and the PUBLIC defines it as a social problem. There may be a problematic issue in society but it is not considered a social problem unless a authority or the public defines and recognizes it as so. Also a social…