Storming Caesars Palace

Author: Annelise Orleck
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 9780807050323
Size: 19.29 MB
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In Storming Caesars Palace, historian Annelise Orleck tells the compelling story of how a group of welfare mothers and their supporters built one of this country’s most successful antipoverty programs.

Storming Caesar S Palace

Author: Annelise Orleck
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807097217
Size: 75.89 MB
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The inspirational and little-known story of welfare mothers in Las Vegas, America's Sin City, who crafted an original response to poverty-from the ground up In Storming Caesars Palace, historian Annelise Orleck tells the compelling story of ...

Storming Caesar S Palace

Author: Annelise Orleck
Publisher: Beacon Press
ISBN: 0807050318
Size: 68.50 MB
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But the story of their incredible struggles and triumphs still stands as an important lesson about what can be achieved when those on welfare chart their own course.

The War On Poverty

Author: Annelise Orleck
Publisher: University of Georgia Press
ISBN: 0820331015
Size: 79.43 MB
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This book helps us to understand the turbulent era out of which it emerged and why it remains so controversial to this day.

Rethinking American Women S Activism

Author: Annelise Orleck
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135089051
Size: 71.13 MB
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In this enthralling narrative, Annelise Orleck chronicles the history of the American women's movement from the nineteenth century to the present.

Welfare Warriors

Author: Premilla Nadasen
Publisher: Psychology Press
ISBN: 9780415945783
Size: 32.43 MB
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First published in 2005. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

The Queer Sixties

Author: Patricia Juliana Smith
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136683682
Size: 16.12 MB
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The Queer Sixties assembles an impressive group of cultural critics to go against the grain of 1960s studies, and proposes new and different ways of the last decade before the closet doors swung open.

Toni Morrison And Motherhood

Author: Andrea O'Reilly
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 0791485161
Size: 43.62 MB
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Mothering is a central issue for feminist theory, and motherhood is also a persistent presence in the work of Toni Morrison.

Sexual Reckonings

Author: Susan K. Cahn
Publisher: Harvard University Press
ISBN: 0674029143
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Sexual Reckonings is the fascinating tale of adolescent girls coming of age in the South during the most explosive decades for the region.

Backlash Against Welfare Mothers

Author: Ellen Reese
Publisher: Univ of California Press
ISBN: 9780520938717
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Backlash against Welfare Mothers is a forceful examination of how and why a state-level revolt against welfare, begun in the late 1940s, was transformed into a national-level assault that destroyed a critical part of the nation's safety net ...