Welfare Transformed

Welfare Transformed

Universalizing Family Policies That Work

eBook - 2007
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The first book to portray women who went off welfare as a result of the Clinton welfare reform process not as victims of an oppressive system but as success stories, who managed, with low-wage employment and income supplements and subsidies, to pull their families into a substantially improved standard of living. Without whitewashing the results indeed, Cherry examines teen pregnancies, domestic abuse, social isolation, and the widening income gapthis riveting inside look at on-the-ground welfare reform success also sets forth concrete policy recommendations that build on what already works.
Publisher: Cary : Oxford University Press, 2007
Copyright Date: ©2008
ISBN: 9780198040385
9780195183122
Branch Call Number: Electronic book
Characteristics: 1 online resource (226 pages)
Additional Contributors: ProQuest (Firm)

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