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ERIC Number: EJ482956
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Deconstructing Welfare: The Reagan Legacy and the Welfare State.
Stoesz, David; Karger, Howard Jacob
Social Work, v38 n5 p619-28 Sep 1993
Examines major conservative strategies and victories of 1980s in relationships to American welfare state. Describes conservative strategies in Reagan's terms and examines 1990 budget compromise as logical outgrowth of eight years of conservative social initiatives. Explains how conservative actions weakened liberal precepts of welfare state by enlisting multiple strategies (tax policy, administrative discretion, deficits, social legislation). (Author/NB)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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