The Resource Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine, (electronic resource)

Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine, (electronic resource)

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Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters
Title
Ain't no trust
Title remainder
how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters
Statement of responsibility
Judith A. Levine
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Contributor
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Ain't No Trust explores issues of trust and distrust among low-income women in the U.S.-at work, around childcare, in their relationships, and with caseworkers-and presents richly detailed evidence from in-depth interviews about our welfare system and why it's failing the very people it is designed to help. By comparing low-income mothers' experiences before and after welfare reform, Judith A. Levine probes women's struggles to gain or keep jobs while they simultaneously care for their children, often as single mothers. By offering a new way to understand how structural factors impact t
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Levine, Judith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ759
LC item number
.A384 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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ebrary
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  • Low-income single mothers
  • Low-income single mothers
  • Low-income single mothers
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
Label
Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-284) and index
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Welfare reform and the enduring structural roots of distrust -- "The way they treat you is inhumane" : caseworkers and the welfare office -- "I couldn't put up with it no more" : perceived mistreatment and distrust at work -- "I don't trust people to watch my kids" : mothers' distrust in child care providers -- "You can't put your trust in men" : gender distrust and marriage -- "I trust my mother and no one else" : trust and distrust in social networks -- Conclusion -- Appendix: research methods -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299713291
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
473AE74C-1ECD-4B46-9507-A5D520199030
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851695332
  • (OCoLC)ocn851695332
Label
Ain't no trust : how bosses, boyfriends, and bureaucrats fail low-income mothers and why it matters, Judith A. Levine, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-284) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Welfare reform and the enduring structural roots of distrust -- "The way they treat you is inhumane" : caseworkers and the welfare office -- "I couldn't put up with it no more" : perceived mistreatment and distrust at work -- "I don't trust people to watch my kids" : mothers' distrust in child care providers -- "You can't put your trust in men" : gender distrust and marriage -- "I trust my mother and no one else" : trust and distrust in social networks -- Conclusion -- Appendix: research methods -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 297 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299713291
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
473AE74C-1ECD-4B46-9507-A5D520199030
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851695332
  • (OCoLC)ocn851695332

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