Welfare Racism: Playing the Race Card Against America's Poor / Edition 1

Welfare Racism: Playing the Race Card Against America's Poor / Edition 1

by Kenneth J. Neubeck
ISBN-10:
0415923417
ISBN-13:
2900415923414
Pub. Date:
08/28/2001
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis

Paperback

View All Available Formats & Editions
Current price is , Original price is $54.95. You
Select a Purchase Option (New Edition)
  • purchase options
    $28.40 $54.95 Save 48% Current price is $28.4, Original price is $54.95. You Save 48%.
    icon-error
    Note: Access code and/or supplemental material are not guaranteed to be included with textbook rental or used textbook.

Overview

Welfare Racism: Playing the Race Card Against America's Poor / Edition 1

Welfare Racism is a comprehensive account of past and present attitudes toward welfare, and a powerful expose of a deeply-rooted form of racism. The authors draw a startling portrait of the racial privilege and discrimination often hidden in America's policies toward the poor.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 2900415923414
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/28/2001
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 304
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 1.25(h) x 9.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgmentsv
1Seeing Welfare Racism1
2Conceptualizing "Welfare Racism"15
3Welfare Racism in the Early Years of Public Assistance39
4Welfare Racism as a Defense Against Challenges to White Supremacy67
5The Demise of Afdc as a Legacy of White Racial Backlash115
6Welfare Reform as Race Population Control145
7After Afdc and the Return of States' Rights-Era Welfare Racism177
8Confronting Welfare Racism215
Notes243
Index283

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See All Customer Reviews