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Workfare States

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This book examines the political economy of workfare, the umbrella term for welfare-to-work initiatives that have been steadily gaining ground since candidate Bill Clinton's 1992 promise to "end welfare as we know it." Peck traces the development, diffusion, and implementation of workfare policies in the United States, and their export to Canada and the United Kingdom. He ...more
Paperback, 414 pages
Published February 13th 2001 by The Guilford Press (first published February 12th 2001)
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