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The Resource Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it, Frank Stricker, (electronic resource)

Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it, Frank Stricker, (electronic resource)

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Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it
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Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it
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Frank Stricker
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eng
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MiAaPQ
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illustrations
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index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it, Frank Stricker, (electronic resource)
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Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it, Frank Stricker, (electronic resource)
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Contents
  • 2.
  • Planning the war on poverty : fixing the poor or fixing the economy?
  • 3.
  • Evaluating the war on poverty : the conservatism of liberalism
  • 4.
  • Moynihan, the dissenters, and the racialization of poverty : a liberal turning point that did not turn
  • 5.
  • Statistics and theory of unemployment and poverty : lessons from the 60s and the postwar era
  • pt. 3.
  • Toward a war on the poor : the 70s and 80s
  • Preface
  • 6. The
  • politics of poverty and welfare in the 70s : from Nixon to Carter
  • 7.
  • Too much work ethic : one reason poverty rates stopped falling in the 70s, and the stories that were told about it
  • 8.
  • Cutting poverty or cutting welfare : conservatives attack liberalism
  • 9.
  • Reagan, Reaganomics, and the American poor, 1980-1992
  • pt. 4. The
  • poor you will always have with you - if you don't do the right thing : 1993-present
  • Introduction
  • 10.
  • Staying poor in the Clinton boom : welfare reform, the nearby labor force, and the limits of the work ethic
  • 11.
  • Bush and beyond : on solving and not solving poverty --
  • pt. 1. The
  • golden age of laissez-faire? : the 50s
  • 1. The
  • 1950s : limited government, limited affluence
  • pt. 2.
  • Wars on poverty : the 60s
  • Appendix 1 : Unemployment, poverty, earnings, and household structure
  • Appendix 2 : Groups often left out of antipoverty discussions in the 60s and today
  • Notes
  • Bibliographical essay
  • Index
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xiii, 343 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
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Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
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