Includes bibliographical references (p. -228) and index.
List of DocumentsAcknowledgementsIntroductionChapter 1: AFDC in the early years: 1930s and 1940s Chapter 2: New Debates about Welfare, Motherhood, and Work: 1950s and Early 1960sChapter 3: Welfare Rights and Welfare Reform in the 1960s and 1970sChapter 4: The End of Welfare as We Knew It: 1980s and 1990sIntroduction to DocumentsDocumentsBibliographyPermissions AcknowledgmentsIndex.
(source: Nielsen Book Data)
Following the shifting demographics of the welfare rolls, policy debates about welfare, the institutional history and major turning points over the years, this title provides the guidance to the history of the American welfare program. (source: Nielsen Book Data)