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Author Bertram, Eva,
Title The workfare state : public assistance politics from the New Deal to the new Democrats / Eva Bertram.
Imprint Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, [2015]

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV95 .B456 2015    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV95 .B456 2015    AVAILABLE  
Author Bertram, Eva,
Series American governance : politics, policy, and public law.
American governance.
Subject Democratic Party (U.S.) -- History -- 20th century.
Welfare recipients -- Employment -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Welfare recipients -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Public welfare -- Political aspects -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Welfare state -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
United States -- Social policy -- 20th century.
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Description 328 pages ; 24 cm.
Note Based on the author's doctoral thesis from Yale University titled From welfare to workfare: the politics of reform.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Democtaric divisions on work and welfare -- Welfarists confront workfarists: the Family Assistance Plan -- Building workfare: WIN II, SSI, and EITC -- The political economy of work and welfare -- The conservative assault and the liberal retreat -- The new South and the new Democrats -- Showdown and settlement -- The new world of workfare.
ISBN 9780812247077
0812247078
OCLC # 893455637


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