The Resource Welfare, David M. Haugen and Andrea B. DeMott, book editors

Welfare, David M. Haugen and Andrea B. DeMott, book editors

Label
Welfare
Title
Welfare
Statement of responsibility
David M. Haugen and Andrea B. DeMott, book editors
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Title
Welfare
Contributor
Summary
Each title explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format, exposing readers to many sides of a debate which promotes issue awareness as well as critical thinking
Subject
Member of
Genre
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
293073
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
362.55680973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Intended audience
1540
Intended audience source
Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
Target audience
adolescent
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
David M. Haugen and Andrea B. DeMott, book editors
Label
Welfare, David M. Haugen and Andrea B. DeMott, book editors
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209) and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 4
  • 8
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Welfare reform has not helped poor single mothers
  • Randy Albelda and Heather Boushey
  • Welfare reform does not address poverty
  • John Cranford
  • Temporary assistance programs are not welfare
  • Margy Waller and Shawn Fremstad
  • How do welfare policies affect families? Pro-marriage welfare policies help families
  • Robert E. Rector and Melissa G. Pardue
  • Pro-marriage welfare policies do not help families
  • Sharon Lerner
  • Is welfare reform working? Welfare reform is working
  • Welfare policies do not affect unwed parenting rates
  • Christine Carter McLaughlin and Kristin Luker
  • Welfare provides inadequate child care for needy families
  • Josefina Figueira-McDonough
  • The welfare debate should focus on children
  • Nancy K. Cauthen
  • How can the welfare system discourage dependence? Illegal immigrants should be stopped from draining public services
  • Rachel Alexander
  • Illegal immigrants do not drain public services
  • Douglas S. Massey
  • Ron Haskins
  • Ending welfare, not immigration, will eliminate dependence
  • John Semmens
  • Restricting food stamps would discourage dependence
  • Rich Lowry
  • Food stamp benefits should be expanded / Linda Bopp
  • What are some alternatives to the current welfare system? Low-income families should be encouraged to build their own assets
  • Michael Sherraden
  • Current asset-building strategies are ineffective
  • Jared Bernstein
  • Self-employment can build self-sufficiency among welfare recipients
  • Welfare reform is not working
  • Joyce A. Klein, Ilgar Alisultanov, and Amy Kays Blair
  • Self-employment strategies are ineffective for welfare recipients
  • Nancy Jurik
  • Government grants to all adults should replace welfare
  • Charles Murray
  • Grants to adults would put children at risk
  • Dalton Conley
  • Welfare should be privatized
  • Howard Husock
  • Cecilio Morales
  • Welfare reform has not gone far enough
  • Douglas J. Besharov
  • Welfare reform has helped poor single mothers
  • Scott Winship and Christopher Jencks
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
218 pages
Isbn
9780737740165
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2008010059
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
368722
System control number
  • ocn213358141
  • (OCoLC)213358141
  • 188523
  • Opposing viewpoints series (Unnumbered)
  • (OCoLC)188523

Library Locations

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      2034 S. Lumpkin Road, Columbus, GA, 31903, US
      32.415104 -84.951737
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