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ERIC Number: EJ638815
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0037-8046
Rhetoric and Reality of Work-based Welfare Reform.
Cancian, Maria
Social Work, v46 n4 p309-14 Oct 2001
The argument presented is that although work is one path toward improved well-being for poor families, a successful and humane social welfare policy must recognize and respond to its limitations. This article reviews specific propositions of prowork rhetoric and concludes that former welfare participants require a broad range of supports to move from welfare to self-sufficiency. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
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Language: English
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