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Author Mapes, Mary L. (Mary Lynne)
Title A public charity : religion and social welfare in Indianapolis, 1929-2002 / Mary L. Mapes.
Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, [2004]

Series Polis Center series on religion and urban culture.
Polis Center series on religion and urban culture.
Subject Social service -- Indiana -- Indianapolis.
Church charities -- Indiana -- Indianapolis.
Public welfare -- Indiana -- Indianapolis.
Nonprofit organizations -- Indiana -- Indianapolis.
Description 1 online resource (x, 173 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-168) and index.
Contents Catholic Charities and the making of the welfare state -- A city of families : social welfare and postwar prosperity -- Rediscovering poverty, redefining community : religion, the civil rights movement, and the war on poverty -- "Beyond religious boundaries" : urban ministry and social order -- "One soul at a time" : welfare reform and faith-based organizations.
Note Print version record.
Summary How religion helped define social services in one Midwestern city.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
ISBN 0253110971 (electronic bk.)
9780253110978 (electronic bk.)
9780253344809 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0253344808 (cloth ; alk. paper)
0253344808 (cloth ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 232157305
Additional Format Print version: Mapes, Mary L. (Mary Lynne). Public charity. Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2004 (DLC) 2004006414.