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Widows and orphans first [electronic resource] : the family economy and social welfare policy, 1880-1939 / S.J. Kleinberg.

Author/Creator:
Kleinberg, S. J.
Publication:
Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (250 p.)
Series:
Women in American History
Women in American history
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Subjects:
Family services -- United States -- History.
Family policy -- United States -- History.
Widows -- Services for -- United States -- History.
Orphans -- Services for -- United States -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Contents:
Widows : a demographic and economic overview
Widows' children and the cult of true childhood
The transition from charity to widows' pensions
The implementation of widows' pensions
Widows and orphans first? the New Deal and its legacy.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [167]-217) and index.
ISBN:
1-283-58349-6
9786613895943
0-252-09163-9
OCLC:
867794051