ERIC Number: ED432379
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1998
News and Issues, 1998.
Oshinsky, Carole, Ed.
News and Issues, v8 n1-2 Spr-Sum/Fall 1998
This newsletter is devoted to identifying and promoting strategies to reduce the young child poverty rate and to improve the life chances of young children living in poverty. The Spring 1998 issue includes articles on state investments to enhance the well-being of young children and families, and child poverty rates in a booming U.S. economy. The Summer/Fall 1998 issue focuses on low-income fathers, with articles on welfare law changes, the changing role of low-income fathers, and welfare recipients' views of welfare reform. Regular features of the periodical include the "Policy Point of View," descriptions of recent noteworthy publications, and news from the Center for Children in Poverty. Contains a list of publications. (KB)
Descriptors: Fathers, Federal Legislation, Federal Programs, Low Income Groups, Policy Analysis, Poverty, Preschool Children, Preschool Education, Public Policy, State Programs, Welfare Recipients, Welfare Reform, Well Being
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Carnegie Corp. of New York, NY.; Ford Foundation, New York, NY.
Authoring Institution: National Center for Children in Poverty, New York, NY.