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The Resource Oxford handbook of U.S. social policy, edited by Daniel Béland, Kimberly J. Morgan, and Christopher Howard

Oxford handbook of U.S. social policy, edited by Daniel Béland, Kimberly J. Morgan, and Christopher Howard

Label
Oxford handbook of U.S. social policy
Title
Oxford handbook of U.S. social policy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Daniel Béland, Kimberly J. Morgan, and Christopher Howard
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This handbook provides a survey of the American welfare state. It offers an historical overview of U.S. social policy from the colonial era to the present, a discussion of available theoretical perspectives on it, an analysis of social programmes, and on overview of the U.S. welfare state's consequences for poverty, inequality, and citizenship
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
361.6/10973
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1961-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Béland, Daniel
  • Morgan, Kimberly J.
  • Howard, Christopher
Series statement
Oxford Handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Public welfare
  • United States
Label
Oxford handbook of U.S. social policy, edited by Daniel Béland, Kimberly J. Morgan, and Christopher Howard
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The fragmented American welfare state : putting the pieces together -- Historical development -- Social provision before the twentieth century -- The progressive era -- The great depression and World War II -- From the fair deal to the great society -- The U.S. welfare state since 1970 -- A cross-national perspective on the American welfare state -- Theories -- Cultural influences on social policy development -- Political institutions and U.S. social policy -- Political parties and social policy -- Interest groups -- Constituencies and public opinion -- Race and ethnicity in U.S. social policy -- Gender -- Programs for the elderly -- Social security -- Private pensions -- Medicare -- Long term care for the elderly -- Programs for the poor and near-poor -- Medicaid -- Temporary assistance for needy families -- The politics of supporting low-wage workers and families -- Food assistance programs and food security -- Public housing and vouchers -- Programs for the disabled -- Social security disability insurance and supplemental security income -- Workers' compensation -- Programs for workers and families -- Unemployment insurance -- Care and work-family policies -- Home ownership policy -- Private health insurance : tax breaks, regulation, and politics -- Pension and he -- Social programs for soldiers and veterans -- Policy outcomes -- Poverty -- Inequality -- Citizenship
Control code
ocn893909902
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199984954
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
40024412987
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893909902
Label
Oxford handbook of U.S. social policy, edited by Daniel Béland, Kimberly J. Morgan, and Christopher Howard
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The fragmented American welfare state : putting the pieces together -- Historical development -- Social provision before the twentieth century -- The progressive era -- The great depression and World War II -- From the fair deal to the great society -- The U.S. welfare state since 1970 -- A cross-national perspective on the American welfare state -- Theories -- Cultural influences on social policy development -- Political institutions and U.S. social policy -- Political parties and social policy -- Interest groups -- Constituencies and public opinion -- Race and ethnicity in U.S. social policy -- Gender -- Programs for the elderly -- Social security -- Private pensions -- Medicare -- Long term care for the elderly -- Programs for the poor and near-poor -- Medicaid -- Temporary assistance for needy families -- The politics of supporting low-wage workers and families -- Food assistance programs and food security -- Public housing and vouchers -- Programs for the disabled -- Social security disability insurance and supplemental security income -- Workers' compensation -- Programs for workers and families -- Unemployment insurance -- Care and work-family policies -- Home ownership policy -- Private health insurance : tax breaks, regulation, and politics -- Pension and he -- Social programs for soldiers and veterans -- Policy outcomes -- Poverty -- Inequality -- Citizenship
Control code
ocn893909902
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780199984954
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
40024412987
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)893909902

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