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Women reformed, women empowered : poor mothers and the endangered promise of Head Start

Author: Lynda J Ames; Jeanne Ellsworth
Publisher: Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 1997.
Series: Women in the political economy.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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By chronicling the everyday experiences of women in a rural Head Start program, this book examines the processes of underprivileged women working to make a better life for themselves and their  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynda J Ames; Jeanne Ellsworth
ISBN: 1566394929 9781566394925 1566394937 9781566394932
OCLC Number: 34705045
Description: x, 251 pages ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. Prelude: The North Country --
2. Two Wars on Poverty --
3. Taking Control of Everyday Life --
4. Making Good Work --
5. The American Dream --
6. Power and Ceremony --
7. The Bureaucratization of North Country Head Start --
8. Defiance ... and Withdrawal --
9. Devotion, Social Class, and the Union --
10. The Limits on/of Empowerment: What Is to Be Done?
Series Title: Women in the political economy.
Responsibility: Lynda J. Ames with Jeanne Ellsworth.

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