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Deserving and entitled : social constructions and public policy

Author: Anne L Schneider; Helen M Ingram
Publisher: Albany : State University of New York, ©2005.
Series: SUNY series in public policy.
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Deserving and entitled.
Albany : State University of New York, ©2005
(DLC) 2004044245
(OCoLC)54669990
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Anne L Schneider; Helen M Ingram
ISBN: 1423743776 9781423743774 0791463419 9780791463413 0791463427 9780791463420
OCLC Number: 62734652
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 371 pages).
Contents: Introduction: Public policy and the social construction of deservedness / Helen M. Ingram, Anne L. Schneider --
PART I. HISTORICAL ROOTS OF CONSTRUCTIONS OF DERSERVEDNESS AND ENTITLEMENT --
Constructing and entitling America's original veterans / Laura S. Jensen --
Constructing the democratic citizen: idiocy and insanity in American suffrage law / Kay Schriner --
From 'problem minority' to 'model minority': the changing social construction of Japanese Americans / Stephanie J. DiAlto --
PART II. CONGRESSIONAL DISCOURSE: FORGING LINES OF DIVISION BETWEEN DESERVING AND UNDESERVING --
Contested images of race and place: the politics of housing discrimination / Mara S. Sidney --
'It is not a question of being anti-immigration': categories of deservedness in immigration policy making / Lina Newton --
PART III. NONPROFITS, NEIGHBORHOOD ORGANIZATIONS, AND THE SOCIAL CONSTRUCTION OF DESERVEDNESS --
The construction of client identities in a post-welfare social service program: the double bind of microenterprise development / Nancy Jurik, Julie Cowgill --
Deservedness in poor neighborhoods: a morality struggle / Michelle Camou --
PART IV. CONSTRUCTIONS BY MORAL ENTREPRENEURS AND POLICY ANALYSTS --
From perception to public policy: translating social constructions into policy designs / Sean Nicholson-Crotty, Kenneth J. Meier --
Jezebels, matriarchs, and welfare queens: the Moynihan Report of 1965 and the social construction of African-American women in welfare policy / Dionne Bensonsmith --
Putting a black face on welfare: the good and the bad / Sanford F. Schram --
PART V. SOCIAL CONSTRUCTIONS, IDENTITY, CITIZENSHIP, AND PARTICIPATION --
Making clients and citizens: welfare policy as a source of status, belief, and action / Joe Soss.
Series Title: SUNY series in public policy.
Responsibility: edited by Anne L. Schneider and Helen M. Ingram.
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