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Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it, Frank Stricker

Label
Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it
Title
Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it
Statement of responsibility
Frank Stricker
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stricker, Frank
Dewey number
362.5/560973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HC110.P6
LC item number
S78 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Poverty
  • Poor
  • Poor
  • Poverty
  • United States
  • Armut
  • Bekämpfung
  • USA
  • Armut
  • Bekämpfung
  • USA
Label
Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it, Frank Stricker
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007012426.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • Planning the war on poverty : fixing the poor or fixing the economy?
  • 3.
  • Evaluating the war on poverty : the conservatism of liberalism
  • 4.
  • Moynihan, the dissenters, and the racialization of poverty : a liberal turning point that did not turn
  • 5.
  • Statistics and theory of unemployment and poverty : lessons from the 60s and the postwar era
  • pt. 3.
  • Toward a war on the poor : the 70s and 80s
  • Preface
  • 6.
  • The politics of poverty and welfare in the 70s : from Nixon to Carter
  • 7.
  • Too much work ethic : one reason poverty rates stopped falling in the 70s, and the stories that were told about it
  • 8.
  • Cutting poverty or cutting welfare : conservatives attack liberalism
  • 9.
  • Reagan, Reaganomics, and the American poor, 1980-1992
  • pt. 4.
  • The poor you will always have with you -- if you don't do the right thing : 1993-present
  • Introduction
  • 10.
  • Staying poor in the Clinton boom : welfare reform, the nearby labor force, and the limits of the work ethic
  • 11.
  • Bush and beyond : on solving and not solving poverty
  • pt. 1.
  • The golden age of laissez-faire? : the 50s
  • 1.
  • The 1950s : limited government, limited affluence
  • pt. 2.
  • Wars on poverty : the 60s
  • Appendix 1 : Unemployment, poverty, earnings, and household structure
  • Appendix 2 : Groups often left out of antipoverty discussions in the 60s and today
  • Notes
  • Bibliographical essay
  • Index
Control code
ocn122261721
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 345 pages
Isbn
9780807831113
Lccn
2007012426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o122261721
  • (OCoLC)122261721
Label
Why America lost the war on poverty-- and how to win it, Frank Stricker
Link
http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0714/2007012426.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 325-327) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.
  • Planning the war on poverty : fixing the poor or fixing the economy?
  • 3.
  • Evaluating the war on poverty : the conservatism of liberalism
  • 4.
  • Moynihan, the dissenters, and the racialization of poverty : a liberal turning point that did not turn
  • 5.
  • Statistics and theory of unemployment and poverty : lessons from the 60s and the postwar era
  • pt. 3.
  • Toward a war on the poor : the 70s and 80s
  • Preface
  • 6.
  • The politics of poverty and welfare in the 70s : from Nixon to Carter
  • 7.
  • Too much work ethic : one reason poverty rates stopped falling in the 70s, and the stories that were told about it
  • 8.
  • Cutting poverty or cutting welfare : conservatives attack liberalism
  • 9.
  • Reagan, Reaganomics, and the American poor, 1980-1992
  • pt. 4.
  • The poor you will always have with you -- if you don't do the right thing : 1993-present
  • Introduction
  • 10.
  • Staying poor in the Clinton boom : welfare reform, the nearby labor force, and the limits of the work ethic
  • 11.
  • Bush and beyond : on solving and not solving poverty
  • pt. 1.
  • The golden age of laissez-faire? : the 50s
  • 1.
  • The 1950s : limited government, limited affluence
  • pt. 2.
  • Wars on poverty : the 60s
  • Appendix 1 : Unemployment, poverty, earnings, and household structure
  • Appendix 2 : Groups often left out of antipoverty discussions in the 60s and today
  • Notes
  • Bibliographical essay
  • Index
Control code
ocn122261721
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiii, 345 pages
Isbn
9780807831113
Lccn
2007012426
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o122261721
  • (OCoLC)122261721

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