Table of contents for Poverty in America / Catherine Reef.

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Contents
Introduction									00
 1. The Deserving Poor in Colonial America: 1601-1775			00
 2. Industrialization, Immigration, and Urban Poverty: 1790-1864	00
 3. "Who Can Describe Their Misery?": Poverty and American
 Slavery: 1619-1865								00
 4. Charity Reconsidered: 1865-1900						00
 5. Social Research and Recommendations: 1900-1928			00
 6. The Poor Take Center Stage: 1929-1941					00
 7. The Invisible Mass: 1940-1962						00
 8. The War on Poverty and Its Aftermath: 1962-1980			00
 9. The Years of Welfare Reform: 1981-1996				00
10. Poverty Endures: 1997-2005						00
Appendix A: Documents								00
Appendix B: Biographies of Major Personalities				00
Appendix C: Maps									00
Appendix D: Charts								00
Glossary										00
Endnotes										00
Bibliography									00
Index											00

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Poor -- Services for -- United States -- Case studies.
Volunteer workers in social service -- United States -- Case studies.
Public welfare -- United States -- History.
Social service -- United States -- History.