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Overcoming welfare : expecting more from the poor-- and from ourselves, James L. Payne

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Overcoming welfare : expecting more from the poor-- and from ourselves
Title
Overcoming welfare
Title remainder
expecting more from the poor-- and from ourselves
Statement of responsibility
James L. Payne
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses why welfare reform does not work and offers strategies for restructuring the system so that it benefits Americans and encourages them to try and help themselves
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Payne, James L
Dewey number
362.5/8/0973
Index
index present
LC call number
HV91
LC item number
.P38 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Public welfare
  • Poor
  • Welfare recipients
  • United States
Label
Overcoming welfare : expecting more from the poor-- and from ourselves, James L. Payne
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-233) 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
pt. I. Giving Right, Giving Wrong. 1. The Policy Nobody Wants. 2. Helping Those in Need: Basic Principles. 3. Buying Trouble: The Problems with Sympathetic Giving. 4. "A More Excellent Way of Charity" -- pt. II. The Roots of Failure. 5. How Government Gives. 6. Paying for Failure. 7. Can the Poor Survive Income Redistribution. 8. What Social Workers Believe -- pt. III. Varieties of Expectant Giving. 9. The Health of Commerce. 10. Charitable Capitalism. 11. Contracting for Uplift. 12. Friends Who Inspire -- pt. IV. Paths for the Future. 13. The Key to Reforming Government Welfare Programs. 14. The Brave New World of Voluntary Charity. 15. How to Help the Poor -- Bibliography: The Nineteenth-Century Charity Theorists
Control code
38295157
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 243 pages
Isbn
9780465069248
Lccn
98005360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Label
Overcoming welfare : expecting more from the poor-- and from ourselves, James L. Payne
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [213]-233) 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
pt. I. Giving Right, Giving Wrong. 1. The Policy Nobody Wants. 2. Helping Those in Need: Basic Principles. 3. Buying Trouble: The Problems with Sympathetic Giving. 4. "A More Excellent Way of Charity" -- pt. II. The Roots of Failure. 5. How Government Gives. 6. Paying for Failure. 7. Can the Poor Survive Income Redistribution. 8. What Social Workers Believe -- pt. III. Varieties of Expectant Giving. 9. The Health of Commerce. 10. Charitable Capitalism. 11. Contracting for Uplift. 12. Friends Who Inspire -- pt. IV. Paths for the Future. 13. The Key to Reforming Government Welfare Programs. 14. The Brave New World of Voluntary Charity. 15. How to Help the Poor -- Bibliography: The Nineteenth-Century Charity Theorists
Control code
38295157
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xii, 243 pages
Isbn
9780465069248
Lccn
98005360
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n

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