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Title Legacies of the war on poverty / edited by Martha J. Bailey and Sheldon Danziger.
Published New York : Russell Sage Foundation, [2013]
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Description xii, 309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series National Poverty Center series on poverty and public policy
National Poverty Center series on poverty and public policy.
Contents Legacies of the war on poverty / Martha J. Bailey and Sheldon Danziger -- Head Start origins and impacts / Chloe Gibbs, Jens Ludwig, and Douglas L. Miller -- The K-12 education battle / Elizabeth Cascio and Sarah Reber -- Supporting access to higher education / Bridget Terry Long -- Workforce development programs / Harry J. Holzer -- The safety net for families with children / Jane Waldfogel -- The safety net for the elderly / Kathleen McGarry -- Performance and legacy of housing policies / Edgar O. Olsen and Jens Ludwig -- Health programs for non-elderly adults and children / Barbara Wolfe -- Medicare and Medicaid / Katherine Swartz.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Public welfare -- United States.
Poverty -- Government policy -- United States.
United States -- Social policy.
United States -- Economic policy.
Related Names Bailey, Martha J., 1974- editor of compilation.
Danziger, Sheldon, editor of compilation.
Russell Sage Foundation.
ISBN 087154007X paperback alkaline paper
9780871540072 paperback alkaline paper
9781610448062 (ebook)
Standard # 40022724016
OCLC number 835615827