Welfare and Welfare Reform
All of these books are in the regular collection on the fourth floor. More books on this topic can be found using the Library Catalog.
|America's struggle against poverty in the twentieth century||HN 59. P 39 2000|
|Ending welfare as we know it||HV 95. W 38 2000|
|Invisible safety net: Protecting the nation's poor children and families||HV 95. C 86 2006|
|Social welfare: A history of the American response to need||HV 91. S 6235 2001|
|Welfare: A documentary history of U.S. policy and politics||HV 91. W 4664 2003|
|Welfare reform: Effects of a decade of change||HV 95. G 743 2005|
|Why Americans hate welfare: Race, media, and the politics of antipoverty policy||P 96. P 842 U 654 1999|
Journal ArticlesAcademic Search Premier
This multidisciplinary database is a great place to search for articles on any topic. It can help you locate the articles about welfare and welfare reform from the 1980s up to the present.CQ Researcher
CQ Researcher can be used to locate reports on a wide variety of current issues in welfare and welfare reform including poverty, foster care, immigration, homelessness, and more.Sociological Collection
This wide ranging database contains more in depth information about welfare and poverty in America.
Web ResourcesUrban Institute: Poverty and Safety Net
The Urban Institute, a nonpartisan research group, created this site to share information about poverty, welfare, unemployment, and a host of related topics. In addition, the Urban Institute also shares sociological information about the effects of poverty and welfare. The reports are created by researchers at universities and think tanks from around the country and are available in full text.WelfareInfo
This site contains information about the US Welfare system and related programs. It also covers the history of welfare in the United States.