Table of contents for Poverty in the United States : an encyclopedia of history, politics, and policy / Gwendolyn Mink and Alice O'Connor, editors.

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Contents
List of Contributors[em]000
Preface[em]000
A Chronological Introduction in Five Essays
[tab]Colonial Period through the Early Republic[em]000
[tab]Nineteenth Century[em]000
[tab]Progressive Era and 1920s[em]000
[tab]Great Depression and New Deal[em]000
[tab]1940s to Present[em]000
Poverty in the United States
Adolescent Pregnancy[em]000
Adoption[em]000
Affirmative Action[em]000
The Affluent Society, John Kenneth Galbraith[em]000
African American Migration[em]000
African Americans[em]000
Ageism[em]000
Agrarian Movements[em]000
Agricultural and Farm Labor Organizing[em]000
Aid to Families with Dependent Children (ADC/AFDC)[em]000
Alaska Natives[em]000
American Association for Labor Legislation[em]000
Americanization Movement[em]000
AmeriCorps[em]000
Antihunger Coalitions[em]000
Appalachia[em]000
Applied Research Center[em]000
Arab Americans[em]000
Area Redevelopment Act[em]000
Asian Americans[em]000
Asian Law Caucus/Asian Law Alliance[em]000
Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (ACORN)[em]000
Birth Control[em]000
Black Churches[em]000
Black Panther Party[em]000
Bonus Army[em]000Bracero Program[em]000
Buddhism[em]000
Capitalism[em]000
Catholic Church[em]000
Catholic Worker Movement[em]000
Center for Community Change[em]000
Center for Law and Social Policy (CLASP)[em]000
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities[em]000
Charitable Choice[em]000
Charity[em]000
Charity Organization Societies[em]000
Chicana/o Movement[em]000
Child Care[em]000
Child Labor[em]000
Child Support[em]000
Child Welfare[em]000
The Children of Sanchez, Oscar Lewis[em]000
Child-Saving[em]000
Christian Fundamentalism[em]000
Citizens' Crusade against Poverty (CCAP)[em]000
Citizenship[em]000
Civil Rights Acts, 1964 and 1991[em]000
Civil Rights Movement[em]000
Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)[em]000
Classism[em]000
Communist Party[em]000
Community Chests[em]000
Community Development[em]000
Community Organizing[em]000
Community-Based Organizations[em]000
Contingent Work[em]000
Convict Labor[em]000
Coxey's Army[em]000
Crime Policy[em]000
The Dangerous Classes of New York, Charles Loring Brace[em]000
Day Labor[em]000
Debt[em]000
Dependency[em]000
Deserving/Undeserving Poor[em]000
Dillingham Commission[em]000
Disability[em]000
Disability Policy[em]000
Disasters[em]000
Domestic Violence[em]000
Domestic Work[em]000
Dust Bowl Migration[em]000
Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)[em]000
Economic Depression[em]000
Economic Justice for All (EJA), U.S. Catholic Bishops[em]000
Economic Report of 1964, Economic Council of Advisors[em]000
Economic Theories[em]000
Economic/Fiscal Policy[em]000
Education Policies[em]000
Employment and Training[em]000
Employment Policy[em]000
End Poverty in California (EPIC)[em]000
Environmentalism[em]000
Epidemic Disease[em]000
Eugenics[em]000
Factories in the Field, Carey McWilliams[em]000
Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA)[em]000
Family Structure[em]000
Family Wage[em]000
Federalism[em]000
Feminisms[em]000
Feminization of Poverty[em]000
Food Banks[em]000
Food Stamps[em]000
Foster Care[em]000
Freedmen's Aid[em]000
Gender Discrimination in the Labor Market[em]000
General Assistance[em]000
G.I. Bill[em]000
Globalization and Deindustrialization[em]000
"Gospel of Wealth," Andrew Carnegie[em]000
The Grapes of Wrath, John Steinbeck[em]000
Harvest of Shame, Edward R. Murrow[em]000
Health Policy[em]000
Heteronormativity[em]000
Highlander[em]000
Home Health Care Work[em]000
Homelessness[em]000
Homophobia[em]000
Housing Policy[em]000
How the Other Half Lives, Jacob Riis[em]000
Hull House[em]000
Hull-House Maps and Papers[em]000
Hunger[em]000
Immigrants and Immigration[em]000
Immigration Policy[em]000
Income and Wage Inequality[em]000
Indentured Servitude[em]000
Industrial Areas Foundation (IAF)[em]000
Industrialization[em]000
Informal Economy[em]000
Islam[em]000
Judaism[em]000
The Jungle, Upton Sinclair[em]000
Juvenile Delinquency[em]000
Kerner Commission Report[em]000
Labor Markets[em]000
Latino/as[em]000
Legal Aid/Legal Services[em]000
Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, James Agee and Walker Evans[em]000
Liberalism[em]000
Living-Wage Campaigns[em]000
Losing Ground, Charles Murray[em]000
Malthusianism[em]000
Maternalism[em]000
Maternalist Policy[em]000
Means Testing and Universalism[em]000
Mental Health Policy[em]000
Mexican American Legal Defense and Education Fund (MALDEF)[em]000
Migrant Labor/Farm Labor[em]000
Minimum Wage[em]000
Missionaries[em]000
Mothers of the South, Margaret Hagood[em]000
Moynihan Report[em]000
Mutual Aid[em]000
Nation of Islam[em]000
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP)[em]000
National Association of Social Workers (NASW)[em]000
National Congress of Mothers[em]000
National Congress of Neighborhood Women[em]000
National Council of La Raza[em]000
National Lawyers Guild[em]000
National Urban League[em]000
Native Americans/American Indians[em]000
Native Hawaiians[em]000
The Negro Family in the United States, E. Franklin Frazier[em]000
New Deal Farm Policy[em]000
New Left[em]000
New Property[em]000
New Right[em]000
Night Comes to the Cumberlands: A Biography of a Depressed Area, Harry Monroe Caudill[em]000
Nonprofit Sector[em]000
North Carolina Fund[em]000
NOW Legal Defense and Education Fund[em]000
Nutrition and Food Assistance[em]000
Old Age[em]000
Operation Breadbasket[em]000
Orphanages[em]000
The Other America, Michael Harrington[em]000
Peace Corps[em]000
The Philadelphia Negro, W. E. B. Du Bois[em]000
Philanthropy[em]000
Picturing Poverty (I) (1880-1960s)[em]000
Picturing Poverty (II) (1960s-present)[em]000
Pittsburgh Survey, Paul Kellog, Editor[em]000
Politics and Federal Policy[em]000
Poor Laws[em]000
Poor People's Campaign[em]000
Poor Whites[em]000
Poorhouse/Almshouse[em]000
Poverty, Robert Hunter[em]000
Poverty, Statistical Measure of[em]000
Poverty Law[em]000
Poverty Line[em]000
Poverty Research[em]000
Privatization[em]000
Progress and Poverty, Henry George[em]000
Property[em]000
Protestant Denominations[em]000
Public Opinion[em]000
Public Relief and Private Charity, Josephine Shaw Lowell[em]000
Public Works Administration[em]000
Puerto Rican Migration[em]000
Puritans and Puritanism[em]000
Quakers (The Religious Society of Friends)[em]000
Racial Segregation[em]000
Racism[em]000
Refugee Policy[em]000
Regulating the Poor, Frances Fox Piven and Richard A. Cloward[em]000
Relief[em]000
Report on Economic Conditions of the South, National Emergency Council[em]000
Reproductive Rights[em]000
Republicanism[em]000
Rural Poverty[em]000
Salvation Army[em]000
Self-Reliance[em]000
Service and Domestic Workers, Labor Organizing[em]000
Settlement Houses[em]000
Sexism[em]000
Share Our Wealth, Senator Huey Long[em]000
Sharecropping[em]000
Slavery[em]000
Social Darwinism[em]000
Social Gospel[em]000
Social Security[em]000
Social Security Act of 1935[em]000
Social Service Review[em]000
Social Surveys[em]000
Social Work[em]000
Socialist Party[em]000
Society for the Prevention of Pauperism[em]000
Southern Poverty Law Center[em]000
Speenhamland[em]000
Supplemental Security Income[em]000
Survey and Survey Graphic[em]000
Sweatshop[em]000
Tax Policy[em]000
Teacher Corps[em]000
Temperance Movement[em]000
Tenant Organizing[em]000
Tennessee Valley Authority[em]000
Townsend Movement[em]000
Trade/Industrial Unions[em]000
Transportation Policy[em]000
Twenty Years at Hull-House, Jane Addams[em]000
"Underclass"[em]000
The Unemployed Worker and Citizens without Work, E. Wight Bakke[em]000
Unemployment[em]000
Unemployment Insurance[em]000
Urban Poverty[em]000
Urban Renewal[em]000
U.S. Agency for International Development (AID)[em]000
U.S. Children's Bureau[em]000
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services[em]000
U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development[em]000
U.S. Department of Labor[em]000
Vagrancy Laws/Settlement Laws/Residency Requirements[em]000
The Vanishing Black Family: Crisis in Black America, Bill Moyers[em]000
Veterans' Assistance[em]000
Vocational Education[em]000
Voluntarism[em]000
Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA)[em]000
Voting Rights Act, 1965[em]000
Wagner Act[em]000
War on Poverty[em]000
Wealth[em]000
Wealth, Distribution/Concentration[em]000
Welfare Administration[em]000
Welfare Capitalism[em]000
Welfare Law Center[em]000
Welfare Policy/Welfare Reform[em]000
Welfare Rights Movement[em]000
Welfare State[em]000
What Social Classes Owe to Each Other, William Graham Sumner[em]000
Work Ethic[em]000
Workers' Compensation[em]000
Workfare[em]000
"Working Poor"[em]000
Works Progress Administration (WPA)[em]000
World Bank[em]000
Young Men's Christian Association (YMCA)[em]000
Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA)[em]000

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Poverty -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Poor -- United States -- Encyclopedias.
Public welfare -- United States -- Encyclopedias.