ERIC Number: EJ545689
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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The Relative Importance of Economic and Cultural Factors in Determining Length of AFDC Receipt.
Kunz, James P.; Born, Catherine E.
Social Work Research, v20 n4 p196-202 Dec 1996
Study of one state's first-time welfare recipients found less evidence of welfare dependency than previously reported. Argues that client self-sufficiency hinges on an investment strategy in education, work preparedness, job training, and public-sector jobs, along with the provision of supportive services, such as child care. (RJM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Maryland
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Aid to Families with Dependent Children