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Contents List of Illustrations 000 Acknowledgments 000 Part 1: Introduction Chapter 1: Dreams Deferred, Broken Families, and Hardship: The Impacts of Welfare Reform 000 Chapter 2: Attacking Welfare, Promoting Work and Marriage: Continuity and Change in Welfare Opposition 000 Part 2: The First Welfare Backlash (1945/1979) Chapter 3: The 1950s Welfare Backlash and Federal Complicity 000 Chapter 4: Explaining the Postwar Rise of Welfare Opposition 000 Chapter 5: The Southern Welfare Backlash: Georgia and Kentucky 000 Chapter 6: The Northern and Western Welfare Backlashes: California and New York 000 Chapter 7: Setting the Stage: The Failures of Liberal Innovation 000 Part 3: The Contemporary Welfare Backlash (1980/2004) Chapter 8: The Rise of the Republican Right and New Democrats 000 Chapter 9: Business Interests, Conservative Think Tanks, and the Assault on Welfare 000 Chapter 10: The Contemporary Welfare Backlash, 1980/2004 000 Chapter 11: Rebuilding the Welfare State: Forging a New Deal for Working Families 000 Appendix 000 Notes 000 References 000 Index 000
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Public welfare -- United States -- History.
Welfare recipients -- Employment -- United States.
Aid to families with dependent children programs.
Single mothers -- Government policy -- United States.
United States -- Social policy.