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Author Wineburg, Robert J.
Title A limited partnership : the politics of religion, welfare, and social service / Bob Wineburg.
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, [2001]

Subject Church charities -- United States.
Social service -- United States.
Description 1 online resource (xi, 229 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 213-218) and index.
Contents Intro; Table of Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Devolution or Devilution; 2. A Blip in History or a Slip in the Academy; 3. Budget Cuts or Buttercups; 4. If It Can't Be Counted It Doesn't Count; 5. Is the Future Now?; 6. The Future Ain't What It Used to Be, or Is It?; 7. A Thought Experiment; 8. Being Honest, Being Decent, Being Informed; 9. Some Evolving Partnerships in a Changing Environment; Conclusion; References; Index
Summary By charting the effects of Reagan budget cuts and the resulting pressure on religious congregations and local agencies to provide more social services, Wineburg presents a vivid picture of the social chaos that has ensued.
Note Print version record.
Local Note JOHN CARROLL: JSTOR Books at JSTOR Evidence Based Acquisitions
ISBN 0231506643 (electronic bk.)
9780231506649 (electronic bk.)
0231120842 (alk. paper)
0231120850 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 51480739
Additional Format Print version: Wineburg, Robert J. Limited partnership. New York : Columbia University Press, ©2001 0231120842 (DLC) 00064507 (OCoLC)45058873