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A political history of the American welfare system : when ideas have consequences

Author: Brendon O'Connor
Publisher: Lanham, Md. Rowman & Littlefield 2004
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How did American welfare policy move from the altruistic goals of LBJ's Great Society to the penurious provisions of the Personal Responsibility and Work Reconciliation Act of 1996? This text  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Brendon O'Connor
ISBN: 0742526674 9780742526679 0742526682 9780742526686
OCLC Number: 835075054
Notes: Literaturverz. S. 259-284
Description: VIII, 293 Seiten Diagramme
Contents: Chapter 1 Introduction Part 2 I The Liberal Welfare System Chapter 3 Liberalism and Welfare: The Ideological and Political Roots of the American Welfare System Chapter 4 The Liberal Consensus and the Great Society Chapter 5 The Seeds of Doom for Liberalism Part 6 II The Conservative Attack on Welfare Liberalism Chapter 7 The Neoconservatives Chapter 8 Reagan's Conservatives: The Supply-Siders, George Gilder, and Charles Murray Chapter 9 The New Right Chapter 10 A Populist Backlash? Part 11 III The Emergence of a Conservative Welfare System Chapter 12 Bill Clinton's Third Way Welfare Politics: Innovation, Compromise, and Capitulation Chapter 13 Newt Gingrich, the Contract with Americaand Justifying the PRWORA Chapter 14 Conservative Welfare Policy in Practice
Responsibility: Brendon O'Connor

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