The Resource Faces of Poverty : Portraits of Women and Children on Welfare, (electronic resource)

Faces of Poverty : Portraits of Women and Children on Welfare, (electronic resource)

Label
Faces of Poverty : Portraits of Women and Children on Welfare
Title
Faces of Poverty
Title remainder
Portraits of Women and Children on Welfare
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This study aims to dispel the misconceptions and myths about welfare and the welfare population that have clouded the true picture of poverty in America. It offers insights into each of the reforms under consideration and demonstrates their implications for poor women and children
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
362.50973
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • HV1445.B47 1995
  • HV1445
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Faces of Poverty : Portraits of Women and Children on Welfare, (electronic resource)
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Color
mixed
Contents
Contents; Introduction: Living Poverty; 1 What Is Welfare?; 2 Ana: Caught in Circumstances Beyond Her Control; 3 Sandy: Working but Poor; 4 Rebecca: Motivation and a Fighting Spirit; 5 Darlene: Complex People, Complex Problems; 6 Cora: A Portrait of Dependency; 7 Finding a Better Way; Appendix: Study Methods; Notes; Index
Control code
000055713850
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780198025818
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b3576238x
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)476007236
  • pebcs0198025815

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