From poor law to welfare state: a history of social welfare in America

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Free Press, 1974 - Political Science - 276 pages
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Review: From Poor Law to Welfare State: A History of Social Welfare in America

User Review  - Matt Magee - Goodreads

This book is basically a history of policies and attitudes towards social welfare in the United States. It is a little bit dry but also very informative and comprehensive. Read full review

Review: From Poor Law to Welfare State: A History of Social Welfare in America

User Review  - Margaret Dillon - Goodreads

A textbook on the history of social welfare in America. A very revealing look into the changing attitudes toward the poor and needy and the many and varied solutions both public and private that have ... Read full review

Contents

The Background
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Colonial America
15
The Era of the American Revolution 17 o
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Copyright

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