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It Takes a Nation:
A New Agenda for Fighting Poverty
Rebecca M. Blank
Updated and with a new preface by the author

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TABLE OF CONTENTS:

List of Figures
List of Tables
Preface and Acknowledgments
List of Abbreviations
Introduction3
Ch. 1The Changing Face of Poverty13
Ch. 2A Changing Economy52
Ch. 3Changing Policy: America's Efforts to Provide a Social Safety Net83
Ch. 4What Do Antipoverty Programs Do?133
Ch. 5Who Should Help the Poor?191
Ch. 6The Movement toward Targeted Programs220
Ch. 7Where Should We Go from Here?252
Ch. 8Conclusions290
Notes295
References311
Index329

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