The Resource Not working : Latina immigrants, low-wage jobs, and the failure of welfare reform, Alejandra Marchevsky and Jeanne Theoharis

Not working : Latina immigrants, low-wage jobs, and the failure of welfare reform, Alejandra Marchevsky and Jeanne Theoharis

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Not working : Latina immigrants, low-wage jobs, and the failure of welfare reform
Title
Not working
Title remainder
Latina immigrants, low-wage jobs, and the failure of welfare reform
Statement of responsibility
Alejandra Marchevsky and Jeanne Theoharis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Marchevsky, Alejandra
Index
index present
LC call number
HV95
LC item number
.M2737 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Theoharis, Jeanne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Program)
  • United States.
  • Welfare recipients
  • Public welfare
  • Mexican American women
  • Mexican American women
  • Immigrants
  • Immigrants
Label
Not working : Latina immigrants, low-wage jobs, and the failure of welfare reform, Alejandra Marchevsky and Jeanne Theoharis
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-295) and index
Contents
Introduction: Latinas on the fault lines of citizenship -- PART I: NEITHER A HANDUP NOR A HANDOUT: Ending welfare: new nativism and the triumph of post-civil rights politics -- Powers in the suburbs: race and redevelopment policy in Long Beach -- PART II: ANY JOB AT ANY WAGE: Tough love in L. A. County: the failure of welfare-to-work -- The myth of welfare dependency: caught between welfare and work -- "It's not what you choose, but where they send you": inside personal responsibility -- Conclusion: The emperor's new welfare: reassessing the "success" of welfare reform
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 308 p.
Isbn
9780814757093
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20050293 82
Other control number
  • 9780814757093
  • 9780814757109
System control number
(OCoLC)62089873
Label
Not working : Latina immigrants, low-wage jobs, and the failure of welfare reform, Alejandra Marchevsky and Jeanne Theoharis
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 245-295) and index
Contents
Introduction: Latinas on the fault lines of citizenship -- PART I: NEITHER A HANDUP NOR A HANDOUT: Ending welfare: new nativism and the triumph of post-civil rights politics -- Powers in the suburbs: race and redevelopment policy in Long Beach -- PART II: ANY JOB AT ANY WAGE: Tough love in L. A. County: the failure of welfare-to-work -- The myth of welfare dependency: caught between welfare and work -- "It's not what you choose, but where they send you": inside personal responsibility -- Conclusion: The emperor's new welfare: reassessing the "success" of welfare reform
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 308 p.
Isbn
9780814757093
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20050293 82
Other control number
  • 9780814757093
  • 9780814757109
System control number
(OCoLC)62089873

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