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

by Tomaskovic-Devey, Donald.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: Boulder : Westview Press, 1988Description: 269 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.ISBN: 0813374588 (pbk. : alk. paper) :.Subject(s): Public welfare -- United States | Poor -- United States | United States -- Social policyDDC classification: 362.580973
Contents:
Poverty and social welfare in the United States / Donald Tomaskovic-Devey -- The feminization of poverty / Irwin Garfinkel and Sara McLanahan -- Unmarried women in a patriarchal society / Teresa Arendell -- Local labor market structure and the poverty vulnerability of Black and white women in large metropolitan areas / David J. Maume, Jr. -- Industrial structure, relative labor power, and poverty rates / Donald Tomaskovic-Devey -- A test of the new structural critique of the welfare state / Jimy M. Sanders -- Fighting poverty by reducing dependency / Michael Morris -- The dynamics of welfare use / Mark R. Rank -- Health and poverty in single-parent families / Rosemary C. Sarri and Carol Crill Russell -- Ideology and welfare reform under the Reagan administration / Susan Gotsch-Thomson -- Poverty, policy, and politics / Donald Tomaskovic-Devey.
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Main / Collection principale 362.5 P8795 (Browse shelf) Available

Includes bibliographies.

Poverty and social welfare in the United States / Donald Tomaskovic-Devey -- The feminization of poverty / Irwin Garfinkel and Sara McLanahan -- Unmarried women in a patriarchal society / Teresa Arendell -- Local labor market structure and the poverty vulnerability of Black and white women in large metropolitan areas / David J. Maume, Jr. -- Industrial structure, relative labor power, and poverty rates / Donald Tomaskovic-Devey -- A test of the new structural critique of the welfare state / Jimy M. Sanders -- Fighting poverty by reducing dependency / Michael Morris -- The dynamics of welfare use / Mark R. Rank -- Health and poverty in single-parent families / Rosemary C. Sarri and Carol Crill Russell -- Ideology and welfare reform under the Reagan administration / Susan Gotsch-Thomson -- Poverty, policy, and politics / Donald Tomaskovic-Devey.

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