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Title:
U.S. national debate topic 2009-2010 : social services for the poor
Author:
Roush, Margaret.
Physical Description:
ix, 185 p. ; 26 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
other America / changing face of poverty in America / Poverty Row / Poverty is back! / We don't need another war on poverty / How welfare reform worked / Using carrots and sticks / Is welfare working? / Unfinished business / Welfare aid isn't growing as economy drops off / Reforming medicaid / Something of value / SCHIP and beyond / immoral philosophy / Sleepwalking toward DD-Day / Boost for SCHIP / Hungry in America / Reflections on the Food Stamp Program / Food stamps and obesity / Food stamps -- Hunger hysteria / 2008 farm act makes it easier for food assistance households to save / Improving food choices - can food stamps do more? / Balancing nutrition, participation, and cost in the National School Lunch Program / Are shelters the answer to family homelessness? / As program moves poor to suburbs, tensions follow / Disability cases last longer as backlog rises / Embracing the exiles -- Starting right / For Head Start, a marathon run
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ISBN:
9780824210908
Format :
Book

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