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The Resource United States welfare policy : a Catholic response, Thomas J. Massaro

United States welfare policy : a Catholic response, Thomas J. Massaro

Label
United States welfare policy : a Catholic response
Title
United States welfare policy
Title remainder
a Catholic response
Statement of responsibility
Thomas J. Massaro
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Welfare Reform Act of 1996 drastically changed the delivery of social services in the United States for the first time in sixty years. More than a decade later, according to Catholic social ethicist Thomas Massaro, a disturbing gap exists between the laws we have enacted as a nation and the moral concerns we profess as a people. Massaro contends that ethicists too often focus on strictly theoretical concerns rather than engaging concrete social and political issues, while public policy experts are uncomfortable drawing ethical judgments about legislation. United States Welfare Policy takes
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Massaro, Thomas
Dewey number
261.8/325820973
Index
index present
LC call number
BX1795.P83
LC item number
M37 2007eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Moral traditions series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Catholic Church
  • Public welfare
  • Public welfare
  • United States
  • Catholic Church
  • RELIGION
  • RELIGION
  • Public welfare
  • Public welfare
  • Social policy
  • Theology, Doctrinal
  • United States
Label
United States welfare policy : a Catholic response, Thomas J. Massaro
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-243) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Catholic social teaching : general approaches to social policy -- The historical context of U.S. welfare policy -- At the crossroads : the welfare reform law of 1996 -- The bishops' contribution to the welfare reform debate -- Implementing welfare reform, 1996-2006 -- The politics and ethics of welfare reauthorization
Control code
290561262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589014800
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n5472
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290561262
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
United States welfare policy : a Catholic response, Thomas J. Massaro
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-243) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Catholic social teaching : general approaches to social policy -- The historical context of U.S. welfare policy -- At the crossroads : the welfare reform law of 1996 -- The bishops' contribution to the welfare reform debate -- Implementing welfare reform, 1996-2006 -- The politics and ethics of welfare reauthorization
Control code
290561262
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 257 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781589014800
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt2n5472
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)290561262
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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