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The segregated origins of social security : African Americans and the welfare state

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The segregated origins of social security : African Americans and the welfare state / Mary Poole.
Author
Poole, Mary, 1960-
Publication
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2006.
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xi, 258 p. : ill.; 25 cm.
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  • Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-249) and index.
Contents
So now Mr. President, we are looking for something : African Americans, the Social Security Act, and the Great Depression -- The not-so-solid South : southern Democrats in Congress -- Colorblind public policy : the staff of the Committee on Economic Security -- Shaky ground : Black and interracial organizations -- Gender and the white united front : the women of the federal Children's Bureau -- Conclusion : those old discriminatory practices.
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Sc E 06-254
ISBN
  • 0807830240 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • 0807856886 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 9780807830246 (hbk.)
  • 9780807856888 (pbk.)
LCCN
  • 2005034985
  • 9780807830246
  • 9780807856888
OCLC
62533804
Author
Poole, Mary, 1960-
Title
The segregated origins of social security : African Americans and the welfare state / Mary Poole.
Imprint
Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, c2006.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-249) and index.
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9780807856888
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Sc E 06-254
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