The Resource Show me the evidence : Obama's fight for rigor and results in social policy, Ron Haskins, Greg Margolis

Show me the evidence : Obama's fight for rigor and results in social policy, Ron Haskins, Greg Margolis

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Show me the evidence : Obama's fight for rigor and results in social policy
Title
Show me the evidence
Title remainder
Obama's fight for rigor and results in social policy
Statement of responsibility
Ron Haskins, Greg Margolis
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The first comprehensive history of the Obama administration's evidence-based initiatives. From its earliest days, the Obama administration planned and enacted several initiatives to fund social programs based on rigorous evidence of success. Ron Haskins and Greg Margolis tell the story of six-spanning preschool and K-12 education, teen pregnancy, employment and training, health, and community-based programs. Readers will appreciate the fast-moving descriptions of the politics and policy debates that shaped these federal programs and the analysis of whether they will truly reshape federal socia
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Haskins, Ron
Index
index present
LC call number
HN59.2
LC item number
.H38 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Margolis, Greg
  • JSTOR
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  • Obama, Barack
  • Obama, Barack
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs)
  • United States
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs)
  • Obama, Barack
  • United States
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • Evaluation research (Social action programs)
  • Social policy
  • United States
Label
Show me the evidence : Obama's fight for rigor and results in social policy, Ron Haskins, Greg Margolis
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: the Obama strategy for attacking social problems -- 2. The maternal, infant, and early childhood home visiting initiative -- 3. The teen pregnancy prevention initiative -- 4. The investing in innovation initiative -- 5. The social innovation fund initiative -- 6. The workforce innovation fund initiative -- 7. The trade adjustment assistance community college and career training initiative -- 8. So far, so good -- Appendix A. Interviewees -- Appendix B. Questionnaire -- Appendix C. Share of formula and competitive grant funds in six evidence-based initiatives -- Appendix D. Abbreviations -- Notes -- Index
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815725701
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt6x312w
  • AD18719E-2CDA-41DC-A618-DEB75E0D92F7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897069764
  • (OCoLC)ocn897069764
Label
Show me the evidence : Obama's fight for rigor and results in social policy, Ron Haskins, Greg Margolis
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: the Obama strategy for attacking social problems -- 2. The maternal, infant, and early childhood home visiting initiative -- 3. The teen pregnancy prevention initiative -- 4. The investing in innovation initiative -- 5. The social innovation fund initiative -- 6. The workforce innovation fund initiative -- 7. The trade adjustment assistance community college and career training initiative -- 8. So far, so good -- Appendix A. Interviewees -- Appendix B. Questionnaire -- Appendix C. Share of formula and competitive grant funds in six evidence-based initiatives -- Appendix D. Abbreviations -- Notes -- Index
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (337 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780815725701
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
  • 22573/ctt6x312w
  • AD18719E-2CDA-41DC-A618-DEB75E0D92F7
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897069764
  • (OCoLC)ocn897069764

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