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Mimi Abramovitz is a professor at the Hunter College School of Social Work and author of Regulating the Lives of Women: Social Welfare Policy from Colonial Times to the Present (1988), as well as many articles on women, poverty, and social policy for professional journals and the popular press.




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Welfare recipients -- United States.
Poor women -- United States.
Aid to families with dependent children programs -- United States.
Public welfare -- United States.
Welfare rights movement -- United States.