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Includes bibliographical references (pages 159-186) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction : history, race & building the American welfare state The political & social context of Mothers' Pensions : an era of racial & ethnic discrimination The Mothers' Pension movement : establishing boundaries of exclusion & inclusion Mothers' Pension legislation : exclusion by statute Administration of Mothers' Pension programs : de facto exclusion Mothers' Pensions, the New Deal & ADC : a racialized legacy Conclusion : building a white welfare state.