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The Resource Poverty and social welfare in the United States, edited by Donald Tomaskovic-Devey

Poverty and social welfare in the United States, edited by Donald Tomaskovic-Devey

Label
Poverty and social welfare in the United States
Title
Poverty and social welfare in the United States
Statement of responsibility
edited by Donald Tomaskovic-Devey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book was born of the author's surprise and excitement at the sheer volume of academic work on poverty and social welfare being reported at sociological conferences around the United States in 1985 and 1986. Teachers may wish to use this book in advanced undergraduate and graduate level courses to introduce students to current debates about po
Dewey number
362.50973
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tomaskovic-Devey, Donald
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public welfare
  • United States
  • Poor
Label
Poverty and social welfare in the United States, edited by Donald Tomaskovic-Devey
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"First published in 1988."
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preface -- Poverty and Social Welfare in the United States -- The Poverty Population and Poverty Generation: Sex, Race, and Labor Market Structure -- The Feminization of Poverty: Nature, Causes, and a Partial Cure -- Unmarried Women in a Patriarchal Society: Impoverishment and Access to Health Care Across the Life-Cycle -- Local Labor Market Structure and the Poverty Vulnerability of Black and White Women in Large Metropolitan Areas -- Industrial Structure, Relative Labor Power, and Poverty Rates -- Ideology, Social Research, and the Welfare System -- A Test of the New Structural Critique of the Welfare State -- Fighting Poverty by Reducing Dependency: The Dilemma of Policy Assumptions -- The Dynamics of Welfare Use: How Long and How Often? -- Health and Poverty in Single-Parent Families: The Consequences of Federal Policy Change1 -- Politics and Social Welfare Policy -- Ideology and Welfare Reform Under the Reagan Administration -- Poverty, Policy, and Politics: Implications of the Research Findings for Social Welfare Action
Control code
on1103441055
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781000235999
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1103441055
Label
Poverty and social welfare in the United States, edited by Donald Tomaskovic-Devey
Publication
Note
"First published in 1988."
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Contents
Preface -- Poverty and Social Welfare in the United States -- The Poverty Population and Poverty Generation: Sex, Race, and Labor Market Structure -- The Feminization of Poverty: Nature, Causes, and a Partial Cure -- Unmarried Women in a Patriarchal Society: Impoverishment and Access to Health Care Across the Life-Cycle -- Local Labor Market Structure and the Poverty Vulnerability of Black and White Women in Large Metropolitan Areas -- Industrial Structure, Relative Labor Power, and Poverty Rates -- Ideology, Social Research, and the Welfare System -- A Test of the New Structural Critique of the Welfare State -- Fighting Poverty by Reducing Dependency: The Dilemma of Policy Assumptions -- The Dynamics of Welfare Use: How Long and How Often? -- Health and Poverty in Single-Parent Families: The Consequences of Federal Policy Change1 -- Politics and Social Welfare Policy -- Ideology and Welfare Reform Under the Reagan Administration -- Poverty, Policy, and Politics: Implications of the Research Findings for Social Welfare Action
Control code
on1103441055
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (269 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781000235999
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1103441055

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