8 edition of The Politics of social policy in the United States found in the catalog.
|Statement||edited by Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, and Theda Skocpol.|
|Series||Studies from the Project on the Federal Social Role|
|Contributions||Weir, Margaret, 1952-, Orloff, Ann Shola., Skocpol, Theda., Project on the Federal Social Role (U.S.)|
|LC Classifications||HN65 .P635 1988|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xiii, 465 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||465|
|ISBN 10||0691094365, 0691028419|
|LC Control Number||87025702|
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The Politics of Social Policy in the United States Studies from the Project on the Federal Social Role: Editors: Margaret Weir, Ann Shola Orloff, Theda Skocpol: Contributor: Project on the Federal Social Role (U.S.) Edition: illustrated: Publisher: Princeton University Press, ISBN:Length: pages: Subjects.
"Social Policy in the United States bears out Skocpol's reputation as the preeminent scholar of the history of social policymaking in the United States. This timely publication provides a number of important insights from historical inquiry on the limits and possibilities of current social policymaking."--William Julius Wilson, University of Cited by: The Politics of Social Policy in the United States [Weir, Margaret, Orloff, Ann Shola, Skocpol, Theda] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
The 5/5(1). Get this from a library. The Politics of social policy in the United States. [Margaret Weir; Ann Shola Orloff; Theda Skocpol; Project on the Federal Social Role (U.S.);] -- Revised papers from the second and third of three conference held in Chicago throughoutand sponsored by the Project on the Federal Social Role.
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