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Race, gender, and welfare reform

the elusive quest for self-determination

by Vanessa Sheared

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois.,
  • Illinois
    • Subjects:
    • Job Opportunities and Basic Skills Training Program (U.S.),
    • Public welfare -- Illinois.,
    • Welfare recipients -- Employment -- Illinois.,
    • African American women -- Illinois -- Economic conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-205) and index.

      StatementVanessa Sheared.
      SeriesStudies in African American history and culture
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV98.I15 S53 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 213 p. ;
      Number of Pages213
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL377512M
      ISBN 10081533057X
      LC Control Number98039522

      This book explores the relationship between 'race', gender and policy to develop an important and original argument about social welfare and racial formation in the late twentieth century. The book presents a layered and finely textured analysis of the issue of 'ethnic minority' women in professional social work in Britain. Welfare Reform, Work, and Literacy: Issues of Gender, Class, and Race. Sheared, Vanessa. A study focused on the effect of welfare reform legislation on literacy or social service providers and families participating in the programs. Program staff and participants in Wisconsin and California were surveyed and interviewed to determine how welfare Cited by: 3.

      Race, Reform, and Rebellion: The Second Reconstruction and Beyond in Black America, analyzing the effects of such factors as black neoconservatism, welfare reform, the Million Man March, the mainstreaming of hip-hop culture, 9/11, and Hurricane Katrina. The Intellectual Thought of Race Women (Women, Gender, and Sexuality in. Revealing the intersections of gender, race, ethnicity, and social class, the authors explore women's accomplishments in changing welfare and labor legislation; early twentieth century feminism and women's suffrage; women in industry and the work force; the relationship between family and community in early twentieth-century America; and the Cited by: Fujiwara, Lynn H. “Mothers without Citizenship: Asian Immigrants and Refugees negotiate Poverty and Hunger in Post Welfare Reform.” Race, Gender and Class, () 12(2) Reprinted in: Contemporary Asian America: A Multidisciplinary Reader (Ed. Zhou with Gatewood, New York University Press, October, ).

      The Berkshire Conference of Women Historians Book Prizes are awarded each year by the Berkshire Conference of Women Historians. Nominees must be women normally resident in North America who have published a book in the previous year. One prize recognizes an author's first book that "deals substantially with the history of women, gender, and/or sexuality", and the other prize recognizes "a. Race, Gender, and Class Politics in the US Primaries in their book $ a Day, showed how the welfare reform legislation signed by President Clinton reduced federal support for the poor. From Welfare to Workfare definitely makes a contribution to the feminist history of public welfare in the United States."--Journal of American History "[Mittelstadt] has tied up issues of race, gender, public policy, and modern American politics in a package far neater .


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Yet public conversations about poverty and welfare, even today, rarely acknowledge the nexus between racialized gender inequality and the economic vulnerability of single-mother families.