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ERIC Number: EJ443138
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0009-5982
Welfare Reforms Said to Discourage Recipients from Attending College.
Blumenstyk, Goldie
Chronicle of Higher Education, v38 n28 pA30 Mar 18 1992
Critics say federal rules for welfare programs have built-in biases against higher education, and financially pinched states also discourage postsecondary education by welfare recipients for political and economic reasons. Issue revolves around use of the Job Opportunities and Basic Skills (JOBS) Training Program. States differ in their approaches to using welfare funds for college education. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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Language: English
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