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A Not Merely Charitable Alliance: Anti‐Poverty Workers Within and Against the State.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Historical Sociology. Jun2022, Vol. 35 Issue 2, p264-282. 19p.

Abstract:This essay explores the insurgent practices of members of the Volunteers in Service to America (VISTA) program from 1965–1973. VISTA is situated historically in relation to New Left community organizing projects and the War on Poverty. Testimonials of ...

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How Other Minorities Gained Access: The War on Poverty and Asian American and Latino Community Organizing.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Political Research Quarterly. Mar2022, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p89-102. 14p.

Abstract:In the early twentieth century, Asian Americans and Latinos organized along national origin lines and focused on assimilation; By the 1960s and 1970s, community organizers from both groups began to form panethnic community service organizations (CSOs) ...

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The U.S. Safety Net since the Great Recession: Trends and Reforms, 2007–2017.

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Source(s):Social Work. Jan2021, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p29-37. 9p.

Abstract:The negative impacts of the Great Recession (GR) (2007 to 2009) on the lives of families with low incomes warrant social work concerns about how well antipoverty policy responded to meet economic needs over this period and since. Given America's long-s...

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Sustainable Stakeholders' Participation in the Class D Communities in Camarines Sur.

Publication Type:Academic Journal

Source(s):Journal of Positive School Psychology; 2022, Vol. 6 Issue 3, p3624-3635, 12p

Abstract:Copyright of Journal of Positive School Psychology is the property of ASR Research Center India and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, u...

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ADDRESSING SYSTEMIC RACIAL INJUSTICE IN THE UNITED STATES FROM THE WAR ON POVERTY TO SOCIAL ENTERPRISE TO BLACK LIVES MATTER.

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Source(s):Journal of Social Policy Studies; 2021, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p143-154, 12p

Abstract:Copyright of Journal of Social Policy Studies is the property of National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express...

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Government Transfers and Poverty Alleviation among Older Adults in the United States from 2002 to 2014.

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Source(s):Social Policy & Society; Oct2021, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p561-579, 19p

Abstract:Copyright of Social Policy & Society is the property of Cambridge University Press and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may prin...

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Poverty, Policy, and Federal Administrative Discourse: Are Bureaucrats Speaking Equitable Antipoverty Policy Designs into Existence?

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Source(s):Public Administration Review. Nov/Dec2020, Vol. 80 Issue 6, p1087-1099. 13p. 3 Charts.

Abstract:Non‐elected, non‐appointed federal employees, referred to as "bureaucrats," are among the many policy actors that participate in policy discourse. This article investigates whether bureaucrats' administrative discourse promotes economic equality, as Dr...

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The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC): Legislative History.

Publication Type:Report

Source(s):Congressional Research Service: Report; 4/28/2022, preceding p1-27, 31p

Abstract:The article focuses on earned income tax credit (EITC), when first enacted on a temporary basis in 1975, was a modest tax credit that provided financial assistance to low-income, working families with children. It mentions credit is now one of the fede...

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Protecting and Expanding Control: A Philanthropy's Negotiation of Welfare System Change during the War on Poverty.

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Source(s):Social Service Review. Dec2019, Vol. 93 Issue 4, p764-803. 40p. 1 Diagram.

Abstract:Macro-level policy changes in the US welfare system can shift the boundaries of existing organizational welfare service funding arrangements. This in-depth archival case study examines the organizational boundary work of philanthropic actors at the Uni...

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First-time mothers and the labor market effects of the earned income tax credit.

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Source(s):IZA Journal of Labor Policy. 12/17/2020, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p1-53. 53p.

Abstract:The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is one of the largest anti-poverty programs in the United States, providing over $67 billion to more than 27 million families for the tax year 2016, an average of $2,455. By subsidizing the earnings of low-income wor...

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