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Welfare in America

how social science fails the poor

by William M. Epstein

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  • 40 Currently reading

Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Public welfare -- United States -- Philosophy.,
    • Public welfare -- United States.,
    • Social sciences -- Philosophy.,
    • Poverty -- United States.,
    • Social problems -- United States.,
    • United States -- Social policy.,
    • United States -- Economic policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 237-257) and index.

      StatementWilliam M. Epstein.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV91 .E69 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 267 p. ;
      Number of Pages267
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL668849M
      ISBN 100299155900, 0299155943
      LC Control Number97014661

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