Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: University of Toronto Press (2002)
Product Dimensions: 6 x 0.4 x 9 inches
Format: PDF Text djvu ebook
Welfare Hot Buttons provides one of the first comprehensive assessments of contemporary social policy change in three Western countries: Canada, the United States, and Great Britain. Sylvia Bashevkin probes the fate of single mothers on social assistance during the period when three "third way" political executives were in office--Bill Clinton (U.S.), Jean Chretian (Canada), and Tony Blair (Great Britain). She argues that, despite seemingly progr...