Regulating the Poor: The Functions of Public Welfare

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Vintage books, 1956 - 296 pages
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Review: Regulating the Poor: The Functions of Public Welfare

User Review  - Kim B - Goodreads

I first read this book back in 1976. It's pretty telling that I remember the book but not the class that required the book. I've recommended this book to all my liberal friends who have such a hard ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kevin Reuning - Goodreads

A critical book to read if you want to understand the development of the welfare state in the US. The authors connect the history of disruption and welfare expansion from the 1920s to the 1970s. Read full review

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