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The Resource Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine

Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine

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Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters
Title
Ain't no trust
Title remainder
how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters
Statement of responsibility
Judith A. Levine
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ain't No Trust explores issues of trust and distrust among low-income women in the U.S.-at work, around childcare, in their relationships, and with caseworkers-and presents richly detailed evidence from in-depth interviews about our welfare system and why it's failing the very people it is designed to help. By comparing low-income mothers' experiences before and after welfare reform, Judith A. Levine probes women's struggles to gain or keep jobs while they simultaneously care for their children, often as single mothers. By offering a new way to understand how structural factors impact t
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1952-
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Levine, Judith
Dewey number
306.87432086942
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Low-income single mothers
  • Low-income single mothers
  • Low-income single mothers
Label
Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction; 1. Welfare Reform and the Enduring Structural Roots of Distrust; 2. ""The Way they Treat you is Inhumane"": Caseworkers and the Welfare Office; 3. ""I couldn't Put up with it no More"": Perceived Mistreatment and Distrust at Work; 4. ""I don't Trust People to Watch My Kids: Mothers' Distrust in Child Care Providers; 5. ""You can't Put your Trust in Men"": Gender Distrust and Marriage; 6. ""I Trust My Mother and no One Else"": Trust and Distrust in Social Networks; Conclusion
  • Appendix: Research MethodsNotes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn851695332
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 297 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299713291
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unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851695332
Label
Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Introduction; 1. Welfare Reform and the Enduring Structural Roots of Distrust; 2. ""The Way they Treat you is Inhumane"": Caseworkers and the Welfare Office; 3. ""I couldn't Put up with it no More"": Perceived Mistreatment and Distrust at Work; 4. ""I don't Trust People to Watch My Kids: Mothers' Distrust in Child Care Providers; 5. ""You can't Put your Trust in Men"": Gender Distrust and Marriage; 6. ""I Trust My Mother and no One Else"": Trust and Distrust in Social Networks; Conclusion
  • Appendix: Research MethodsNotes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn851695332
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 297 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299713291
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)851695332

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