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The Resource Confronting poverty : prescriptions for change, edited by Sheldon H. Danziger, Gary D. Sandefur, Daniel H. Weinberg

Confronting poverty : prescriptions for change, edited by Sheldon H. Danziger, Gary D. Sandefur, Daniel H. Weinberg

Label
Confronting poverty : prescriptions for change
Title
Confronting poverty
Title remainder
prescriptions for change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sheldon H. Danziger, Gary D. Sandefur, Daniel H. Weinberg
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.5/8/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.P6
LC item number
C63 1994
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Danziger, Sheldon
  • Sandefur, Gary D.
  • Weinberg, Daniel H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Public welfare
  • United States
Label
Confronting poverty : prescriptions for change, edited by Sheldon H. Danziger, Gary D. Sandefur, Daniel H. Weinberg
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"The chapters in this volume were initially presented at a conference held in May 1992 in Madison, Wisconsin, jointly sponsored by the Institute for Research on Poverty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services"--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [479]-517) and index
Contents
The historical record : trends in family income, inequality, and poverty / S.H. Danziger and D.H. Weinberg -- Public spending on the poor : historical trends and economic limits / G. Burtless -- The dynamics and intergenerational transmission of poverty and welfare participation / P. Gottschalk, S. Mclanahan, and G.D. Sandefur -- The underclass : concept, controversy, and evidence / R.B. Mincy -- Poverty in relation to macroeconomic trends, cycles, and policies / J. Tobin -- The employment strategy : public policies to increase work and earnings / R.M. Blank -- Single-mother families, economic insecurity, and government policy / I. Garfinkel and S. Mclanahan -- Updating urban policy / J.S. Lehman -- Reform of health care for the nonelderly poor / B.L. Wolfe -- Education and the well-being of the next generation / R.J. Murnane -- Systemic educational reform and social mobility : the school Choice controversy / C.F. Manski -- Poverty and immigration in policy perspective / M. Tienda and Z. Liang -- Antipoverty policy, affirmative action, and racial attitudes / L. Bobo and R.A. Smith -- Poverty politics / H. Heclo -- The nature, causes, and cures of poverty : accomplishments from three decades of poverty research and policy / R. Haveman
Control code
ocm29635168
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 529 p.
Isbn
9780674160828
Isbn Type
(paper : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93050929
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o29635168
  • (Sirsi) o29635168
Label
Confronting poverty : prescriptions for change, edited by Sheldon H. Danziger, Gary D. Sandefur, Daniel H. Weinberg
Publication
Note
"The chapters in this volume were initially presented at a conference held in May 1992 in Madison, Wisconsin, jointly sponsored by the Institute for Research on Poverty at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services"--Pref
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [479]-517) and index
Contents
The historical record : trends in family income, inequality, and poverty / S.H. Danziger and D.H. Weinberg -- Public spending on the poor : historical trends and economic limits / G. Burtless -- The dynamics and intergenerational transmission of poverty and welfare participation / P. Gottschalk, S. Mclanahan, and G.D. Sandefur -- The underclass : concept, controversy, and evidence / R.B. Mincy -- Poverty in relation to macroeconomic trends, cycles, and policies / J. Tobin -- The employment strategy : public policies to increase work and earnings / R.M. Blank -- Single-mother families, economic insecurity, and government policy / I. Garfinkel and S. Mclanahan -- Updating urban policy / J.S. Lehman -- Reform of health care for the nonelderly poor / B.L. Wolfe -- Education and the well-being of the next generation / R.J. Murnane -- Systemic educational reform and social mobility : the school Choice controversy / C.F. Manski -- Poverty and immigration in policy perspective / M. Tienda and Z. Liang -- Antipoverty policy, affirmative action, and racial attitudes / L. Bobo and R.A. Smith -- Poverty politics / H. Heclo -- The nature, causes, and cures of poverty : accomplishments from three decades of poverty research and policy / R. Haveman
Control code
ocm29635168
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 529 p.
Isbn
9780674160828
Isbn Type
(paper : acid-free paper)
Lccn
93050929
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o29635168
  • (Sirsi) o29635168

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