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Remaking America : Democracy and Public Policy in an Age of Inequality

Author: Joe Soss; Jacob S Hacker; Suzanne Mettler
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : Russell Sage Foundation Publications, 2007
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Soss; Jacob S Hacker; Suzanne Mettler
ISBN: 9780871543516 0871543516
OCLC Number: 476321744
Description: 277 p.
Contents: The new politics of inequality : a policy-centered perspective / Jacob S. Hacker, Suzanne Mettler, and Joe Soss --
Constricting the welfare state : tax policy and the political movement against government / Kimberly J. Morgan --
Entrepreneurial litigation : advocacy coalitions and strategies in the fragmented American welfare state / R. Shep Melnick --
The implementation and evolution of Medicare : the distributional effects of "positive" policy feedbacks / Lawrence R. Jacobs --
A public transformed? welfare reform as policy feedback / Joe Soss and Sanford F. Schram --
Universalism, targeting, and participation / Andrea Louise Campbell --
Institutions and agents in the politics of welfare cutbacks / Frances Fox Piven --
Policies of racial classification and the politics of racial inequality / Jennifer Hochschild and Vesla Weaver --
Welfare policy and the transformation of care / Deborah Stone --
The promise of progressive federalism / Richard B. Freeman and Joel Rogers --
The political consequences of mass imprisonment / Joshua Guetzkow and Bruce Western --
Poverty, policy, and the social construction of target groups / Helen Ingram --
Policy, politics, and the rise of inequality / Paul Pierson.


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