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The War on Welfare: Family, Poverty, and Politics in Modern America
List of Acronyms Introduction One: Reconstructing the Black Family: The Liberal Antipoverty Coalition in the 1960s Two: Legislating the Male-Breadwinner Family: The Family Assistance Plan Three:Expand
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Rethinking Women's Politics in the 1970s: The League of Women Voters and the National Organization for Women Confront Poverty
Women's politics in the 1970s reached beyond self-defined feminists, as "traditional" women's organizations tackled problems of import to women's everyday lives. A comparison of the positions andExpand
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Reagan’s “Gender Gap” Strategy and the Limitations of Free-Market Feminism
  • M. Chappell
  • Sociology
  • Journal of Policy History
  • 1 January 2012
In late November 1982, presidential aide Lee Atwater forwarded to chief of staff James Baker a report warning about “one of the most severe challenges facing the [Reagan] administration” in theExpand
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If It Takes A Village, Why Am I Doing This Alone? Motherhood and Citizenship in Modern America
any women with children struggle to fi affordable, quality child care. Even those of us lucky enough to work in the academy, with somewhat fl exible schedules and occasional access toExpand
The War on Welfare
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