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ERIC Number: EJ182487
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1978
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The Feminization of Poverty: Women, Work, and Welfare
Pearce, Diane
Urban and Social Change Review, 11, 1-2, 28-36, 78
Statistics are presented which show that women are accounting for an increasingly large proportion of the economically disadvantaged. Different sources of income (earned, public, and private transfer income) and the welfare system are discussed in terms of their roles in the perpetuation of female poverty. (Author/GC)
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