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The Resource Pitied but not entitled : single mothers and the history of welfare, 1890-1935, Linda Gordon

Pitied but not entitled : single mothers and the history of welfare, 1890-1935, Linda Gordon

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Pitied but not entitled : single mothers and the history of welfare, 1890-1935
Title
Pitied but not entitled
Title remainder
single mothers and the history of welfare, 1890-1935
Statement of responsibility
Linda Gordon
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gordon, Linda
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Single mothers
  • Aid to families with dependent children programs
  • Public welfare
Label
Pitied but not entitled : single mothers and the history of welfare, 1890-1935, Linda Gordon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-419) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1.
  • What Is "Welfare"?.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Single Mothers: The Facts and the Social Problem.
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • State Caretakers: Maternalism, Mothers' Pensions, and the Family Wage.
  • p. 37
  • 4.
  • "Pity Is a Rebel Passion": The Social Work Perspective.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • "Don't Wait for Deliverers": Black Women's Welfare Thought.
  • p. 111
  • 6.
  • Prevention Before Charity: Social Insurance and the Sexual Division of Labor.
  • p. 145
  • 7.
  • Depression Crisis and Relief Politics.
  • p. 183
  • 8.
  • New Deal Social Movements and Popular Pressure for Welfare.
  • p. 209
  • 9.
  • Legislative Process: Reformers Face Politics.
  • p. 253
  • 10.
  • Welfare and Citizenship.
  • p. 287
  • Appendix: Welfare Reform Leaders.
  • p. 307
  • Noted.
  • p. 315
  • Index.
  • p. 421
Control code
ocm30399685
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 433 p.
Isbn
9780029124857
Lccn
94018800
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Pitied but not entitled : single mothers and the history of welfare, 1890-1935, Linda Gordon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 315-419) and index
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • 1.
  • What Is "Welfare"?.
  • p. 1
  • 2.
  • Single Mothers: The Facts and the Social Problem.
  • p. 15
  • 3.
  • State Caretakers: Maternalism, Mothers' Pensions, and the Family Wage.
  • p. 37
  • 4.
  • "Pity Is a Rebel Passion": The Social Work Perspective.
  • p. 67
  • 5.
  • "Don't Wait for Deliverers": Black Women's Welfare Thought.
  • p. 111
  • 6.
  • Prevention Before Charity: Social Insurance and the Sexual Division of Labor.
  • p. 145
  • 7.
  • Depression Crisis and Relief Politics.
  • p. 183
  • 8.
  • New Deal Social Movements and Popular Pressure for Welfare.
  • p. 209
  • 9.
  • Legislative Process: Reformers Face Politics.
  • p. 253
  • 10.
  • Welfare and Citizenship.
  • p. 287
  • Appendix: Welfare Reform Leaders.
  • p. 307
  • Noted.
  • p. 315
  • Index.
  • p. 421
Control code
ocm30399685
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 433 p.
Isbn
9780029124857
Lccn
94018800
Other physical details
ill.

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