From welfare to workfare : the unintended consequences of liberal reform, 1945-1965 /Series: Gender and American culture.Publisher: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, 2005Description: xiii, 267 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0807829226 (cloth : alk. paper); 0807855871 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): Aid to families with dependent children programs -- History -- 20th century. -- United States | Public welfare -- History -- 20th century. -- United States | Poor women -- Government policy -- United States | Welfare recipients -- Employment -- United StatesOnline resources: Table of contents only | Publisher description
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Epoka University Library
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Includes bibliographical references (p. -256) and index.
A new postwar paradigm for welfare : from comprehensive social welfare to welfare services -- Strengthening family life and encouraging independence : gender and the postwar rehabilitation of the poor -- Selling welfare : the gender and race politics of coalition and consensus -- A "New Spirit" in welfare : women and work in the Kennedy administration -- Doing enough for broken families : the liberal social agenda on welfare, women's rights, and poverty, 1962-1964.