ERIC Number: ED083459
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1973-Aug
Reference Count: 0
Reducing Economic Dependency Among Welfare Recipients. A Review of Vocational Rehabilitation and Manpower Training Research.
Hamilton, Laurie S.; Muthard, John E.
The research and evaluation literature of several Federal Manpower training programs and the Federal-State Vocational Rehabilitation program was reviewed to determine effectiveness in reducing economic dependency among welfare recipients. Emphasis was on the Vocational Rehabilitation programs used for comparison. Significant findings are summarized and implications for Manpower Administration and Social and Rehabilitation Service policy, practice, and research are drawn. (A 103-item list of references is provided.) (Author)
Descriptors: Economic Change, Economic Research, Economic Status, Economically Disadvantaged, Federal Programs, Labor Force Development, Labor Utilization, Low Income Groups, Poverty Programs, Research Reviews (Publications), Vocational Rehabilitation, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Services
Regional Rehabilitation Research Institute, Box 208, J. Hillis Miller Health Center, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida 32610
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Social and Rehabilitation Service (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Florida Univ., Gainesville. Regional Rehabilitation Research Inst.