The author says, “Underneath the political rhetoric and welfare statistics are real live human beings who are trying to make sense out of their lives.” Their voices provide a crucial counterpoint to the politicians and policy “experts” who have shaped the policy reform initiative. They show us that the so-called welfare problem is related to the insecurity of low-tier work in the United States.
Well-written and engaging. Students love this book, and many students say that it has been life-altering.
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$33.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-205-79217-7