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The Resource The Politics of social policy in the United States, edited by Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, and Theda Skocpol

The Politics of social policy in the United States, edited by Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, and Theda Skocpol

Label
The Politics of social policy in the United States
Title
The Politics of social policy in the United States
Statement of responsibility
edited by Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, and Theda Skocpol
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Dewey number
361.6/1/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HN65
LC item number
.P635 1988
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies from the Project on the Federal Social Role
Label
The Politics of social policy in the United States, edited by Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, and Theda Skocpol
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Revised papers from the second and third of three conference held in Chicago throughout 1984-1985, and sponsored by the Project on the Federal Social Role
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: understanding American social politics -- institutional limits and patterns of policy -- Political origins of America's belated welfare state -- Redefining the New Deal: World War II and the development of social provision in the United States -- Blurring the boundaries: how the federal government has influenced welfare benefits in the private sector -- The Federal government and unemployment: the frustration of policy innovation from the New Deal to the Great Society -- Transformations within the New Deal system -- Agriculture and the politics of U. S. social provision: social insurance and food stamps -- From old-age assistance to supplemental security income: the political economy of relief in the South, 1935-1972 -- Postwar capitalism and the extension of social security in the retirement wage -- social policy, race and the "poverty problem -- The limits of the New Deal system and the roots of contemporary welfare dilemmas -- Rac and the liberal agenda: the loss of the integrationist dream, 1965-1974 -- Racial tensions and institutional support:; social programs during the period of retrenchment -- Politics and policies of the feminization of poverty -- Family structure, Black unemployment and American social policy -- Epiloque: the future orf social policy in the United States: political restraints and possibilities
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 465 p.
Isbn
9780691028415
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87025702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG88-B24083
  • (NRN)DAX3405
  • (OCoLC)ocn135861471
Label
The Politics of social policy in the United States, edited by Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, and Theda Skocpol
Publication
Note
Revised papers from the second and third of three conference held in Chicago throughout 1984-1985, and sponsored by the Project on the Federal Social Role
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: understanding American social politics -- institutional limits and patterns of policy -- Political origins of America's belated welfare state -- Redefining the New Deal: World War II and the development of social provision in the United States -- Blurring the boundaries: how the federal government has influenced welfare benefits in the private sector -- The Federal government and unemployment: the frustration of policy innovation from the New Deal to the Great Society -- Transformations within the New Deal system -- Agriculture and the politics of U. S. social provision: social insurance and food stamps -- From old-age assistance to supplemental security income: the political economy of relief in the South, 1935-1972 -- Postwar capitalism and the extension of social security in the retirement wage -- social policy, race and the "poverty problem -- The limits of the New Deal system and the roots of contemporary welfare dilemmas -- Rac and the liberal agenda: the loss of the integrationist dream, 1965-1974 -- Racial tensions and institutional support:; social programs during the period of retrenchment -- Politics and policies of the feminization of poverty -- Family structure, Black unemployment and American social policy -- Epiloque: the future orf social policy in the United States: political restraints and possibilities
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xiii, 465 p.
Isbn
9780691028415
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
87025702
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (RLIN)UTBG88-B24083
  • (NRN)DAX3405
  • (OCoLC)ocn135861471

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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