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Author Bartkowski, John P., 1966-
Title Charitable choices : religion, race, and poverty in the post welfare era / John P. Bartkowski and Helen A. Regis.
Imprint New York : New York University, [2003]

Subject Church charities -- Mississippi.
Public welfare -- Mississippi.
Public welfare -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Church and social problems -- Mississippi.
Church work with the poor -- Mississippi.
Alt Name Regis, Helen A., 1965-
Description 1 online resource (ix, 214 pages)
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 192-203) and index.
Contents The welfare revolution and charitable choice -- Social welfare and faith based benevolence in historical perspective -- Faith based poverty relief : congregational strategies -- A tale of two churches : United Methodists in black and white -- Debating devolution: Pentecostal and Southern Baptist perspectives -- Invisible minorities : transnational migrants in Mississippi -- Street level benevolence at the march for Jesus -- Charitable choice : promise and peril in the post welfare era.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 1417588144 (electronic bk.)
9781417588145 (electronic bk.)
9780814799017 (alk. paper)
0814799019 (alk. paper)
9780814799024 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
0814799027 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 58844911
Additional Format Print version: Bartkowski, John P., 1966- Charitable choices. New York : New York University, ©2003 0814799019 0814799027 (DLC) 2002010095 (OCoLC)50164863