Beyond Entitlement: The Social Obligations of Citizenship

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Free Press, 1986 - Political Science - 318 pages
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Examines the effects of social welfare policies and argues that the poor should be entitled to benefits only if they fulfill the responsibilities of citizenship.

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1 The Problem of Obligation in Social Policy
The New Shape of the Social Problem
Attitudes Against Obligation

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Mead is a professor of politics at New York University and was a visiting fellow at the Hoover Institute.

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