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Author Hays, Sharon, 1956-
Title Flat broke with children : women in the age of welfare reform / Sharon Hays.
Imprint Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2003.

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV95 .H36 2003    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  HV95 .H36 2003    AVAILABLE  
Author Hays, Sharon, 1956-
Subject United States. Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996.
Public welfare -- United States.
Welfare recipients -- United States.
Poor women -- United States.
Mothers -- United States.
Low-income single mothers -- United States.
Description x, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-279) and index.
Contents Money and morality -- Enforcing the work ethic -- Promoting family values -- Fear, hope, and resignation in the welfare office -- Pyramids of inequality -- Invisibility and inclusion -- Cultures of poverty -- The "success" of welfare reform.
ISBN 0195132882 (acid-free paper)
OCLC # 50079988
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
Ch. 1Money and Morality3
Ch. 2Enforcing the Work Ethic33
Ch. 3Promoting Family Values63
Ch. 4Fear, Hope, and Resignation in the Welfare Office95
Ch. 5Pyramids of Inequality121
Ch. 6Invisibility and Inclusion139
Ch. 7Cultures of Poverty179
Ch. 8The "Success" of Welfare Reform215
 Notes241
 References263
 Index281


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