Gender and the politics of welfare reform : mothers' pensions in Chicago, 1911-1929 (eBook, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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Gender and the politics of welfare reform : mothers' pensions in Chicago, 1911-1929

Author: Joanne L Goodwin
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1997.
Series: Women in culture and society.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Exploring the origins of welfare in the context of local politics, this book examines the first welfare policy created specifically for mother-only families in Chicago in 1911. This revealing study  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Livres électroniques
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Goodwin, Joanne L.
Gender and the politics of welfare reform.
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1997
(DLC) 96047158
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Joanne L Goodwin
OCLC Number: 748932545
Notes: Titre de l'écran-titre (visionné le 8 août 2011).
TRAITEMENT SOMMAIRE.
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: 1. Defining the problems of "dependent motherhood" --
2. The structure of public provision : gender and race in Chicago's welfare system --
3. Gender and social policy : the origins of mothers' pension policy in Illinois --
4. The politics of welfare reform --
5. The economies of mothers' pensions.
Series Title: Women in culture and society.
Responsibility: Joanne L. Goodwin.

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