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Preface with Acknowledgements Chapter 1 Making Gender, Making Policy 1 Chapter 2 On Creating Gender 27 Chapter 3 Toward A Suitably Complex Framework of Analysis 51 Chapter 4 Unfolding Gender Paradigms: A History of Sexual Politics in Welfare Policy 98 Chapter 5 Making Masculine Mothers: Vanquishing Feminality 160 Chapter 6 Policy Casts Fathers: Deadbeats and Scofflaws, Good Guys and Promise Keepers 214 Chapter 7 Gender Ideology In Practice: The Case of Wisconsin's Legislature 262 Chapter 8 Measuring Gender's Influence In Congressional Policy Making 288 Chapter 9 Recognizing of the Sexual Politics of Policy 337 Appendices 354 Endnotes Scholarly Works Cited 358 Index List of Tables and Figures Figure 2.1 Gender Paradigms, Principles, and Policy Orientation 32 FIGURE 3.1: Characteristics of Governing Ideologies 59 Figure 3.2 Compounded Ideology: Gender Strands and Variants, Shared Dimensions and Sources of Variance 69 Figure 3.3. Compounded Views of Welfare: Shared and Divergent Policy Preferences 71 Table 7.1: Characteristics of Survey Sample Compared to Wisconsin State Legislature, 1995-1996 283 TABLE 7.2: Relationships Among Ideology, Party, and Policy Priorities in Wisconsin 287 TABLE 7.3: Staff Rating of Legislators( Governing Ideology 288 Table 7.4: Factor Analysis of Wisconsin Legislators' Personal/Political Beliefs 294 TABLE 8.1: Regression Analysis of Congress Member's Welfare-Reform Index Scores 297 TABLE 8.2: Welfare-Reform Voting & Gender-Issue Voting, Ways & Means Committee 303 TABLE 8.3: Welfare-Reform Voting & Gender-Issue Voting, Economic Educational Opportunities Committee 304 TABLE 8.4: Non Gender-Related and Gender-Related Amendments "Proposed" and Amendments "Made in Order" by House Rules Committee for the PRWORA 312 TABLE 8.5: Non Gender and Gender-Related Amendments Heard on the Senate floor for the PWRORA 315 Table 8.6: Total Number of Successful Gender-Related Amendments in the House and Senate on PRWORA 316
Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:
Public welfare -- United States.
Family policy -- United States.
Sex role -- Government policy -- United States.
Gender identity -- United States.
United States. Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996.