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Losing Ground : American Social Policy, 1950-1980
by Charles Murray


Overview - This classic book serves as a starting point for any serious discussion of welfare reform. "Losing Ground" argues that the ambitious social programs of the1960s and 1970s actually made matters worse for its supposed beneficiaries, the poor and minorities.  Read more...

 
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Overview
This classic book serves as a starting point for any serious discussion of welfare reform. "Losing Ground" argues that the ambitious social programs of the1960s and 1970s actually made matters worse for its supposed beneficiaries, the poor and minorities. Charles Murray startled readers by recommending that we abolish welfare reform, but his position launched a debate culminating in President Clinton s proposal to end welfare as we know it. "

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9780465065882
  • ISBN-10: 0465065880
  • Publisher: Basic Books (AZ)
  • Publish Date: March 2015
  • Page Count: 352


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Books > Political Science > Public Policy - Social Policy
Books > History > United States - 20th Century
Books > Political Science > History & Theory - General

 
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