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Title The impact of welfare reform : balancing safety nets and behavior modification / Christopher R. Larrison, Michael Sullivan, editors
Published New York : Haworth Social Work Practice Press, ©2005


Description 1 online resource : illustrations, maps
Series Monographic separates from the Journal of human behavior in the social environment
Contents Welfare reform transitions : the effects of emotional well-being on job status in current TANF recipients / Michael Sullivan -- Time's up : relative disadvantages of long-term and short-term urban welfare recipients / Andrea Hetling, Kirk Tracy and Catherine E. Born -- Moving towards work : the effects of employment experiences on welfare-dependent women and their children / Phyllis Gyamfi, Jeanne Brooks-Gunn and Aurora P. Jackson -- Adolescent outcomes and welfare reform : an analysis based on the survey of program dynamics / Eileen Trzcinski, Jerrold Brandell, Lynda Ferro and Deborah Smith
Summary Get a balanced, comprehensive analysis of the effects from 1996 welfare reformThe Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996 was aimed at repairing the welfare system of the United States. The Impact of Welfare Reform: Balancing Safety Nets and Behavior Modification comprehensively examines how this bill transformed the system and affected not only clients but also the organizations that implemented the reform. This text moves beyond traditional analyses of welfare reform to reveal a full range of viewpoints and issues while avoiding mere political rhet
Notes Title from PDF title page (viewed on Feb. 27, 2013)
"Co-published simultaneously as Journal of human behavior in the social environment, volume 12, numbers 2/3 2005."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Program)
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Program)
Public welfare -- United States.
Welfare recipients -- Employment -- United States.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Poverty & Homelessness.
Public welfare
Welfare recipients -- Employment
United States
Form Electronic book
Author Larrison, Christopher R
Sullivan, Michael K
ISBN 9781136444524
OTHER TI Journal of human behavior in the social environment