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Author Kornbluh, Felicia Ann, 1966-
Title The battle for welfare rights : politics and poverty in modern America / Felicia Kornbluh.
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2007]
©2007

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV91 .K65 2007    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV91 .K65 2007    AVAILABLE  
Author Kornbluh, Felicia Ann, 1966-
Series Politics and culture in modern America
Politics and culture in modern America.
Subject Welfare rights movement -- United States -- History.
Welfare recipients -- Political activity -- United States.
Poor -- Political activity -- United States.
Public welfare -- United States.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
United States -- Social policy.
Description xi, 287 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [195]-271) and index.
Contents Introduction -- Inventing welfare rights -- Citizens of the affluent society -- Legal civil disobedience -- On a collision course -- Give us credit for being American -- Nixon, Moynihan, and real live welfare moms -- End of an era -- Conclusion -- Appendix: List of oral history interviews.
ISBN 9780812240054
0812240057 (alk. paper)
9780812220254
0812220250
OCLC # 76836275


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