Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters (eBook, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters

Author: Judith Adrienne Levine
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores issues of trust and distrust among low-income women in the US - at work, around childcare, in their relationships, and with caseworkers - and presents richly detailed evidence from  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Ain't no trust.
Berkeley : University of California Press, 2013
(DLC) 2013003307
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Judith Adrienne Levine
ISBN: 9780520274716 0520274717 9780520274723 0520274725 9780520956919 0520956915
OCLC Number: 900297045
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 297 p.)
Contents: Acknowledgments Introduction 1. Welfare Reform and the Enduring Structural Roots of Distrust 2. "The Way They Treat You Is Inhumane": Caseworkers and the Welfare Office 3. "I Couldn't Put Up with It No More": Perceived Mistreatment and Distrust at Work 4. "I Don't Trust People to Watch My Kids": Mothers' Distrust in Child Care Providers 5. "You Can't Put Your Trust in Men": Gender Distrust and Marriage 6. "I Trust My Mother and No One Else": Trust and Distrust in Social Networks Conclusion Appendix: Research Methods Notes Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Judith A. Levine

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"Levine uses the concept of trust and the associated literature as her analytical tool." Social Service Review

 
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