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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • SOCIAL WORK AND DOWNSIZING: THEORETICAL IMPLICATIONS AND STRATEGIC RESPONSES - Samuel J. Rosenberg
  • THE WILLINGNESS TO SEEK HELP: ITS ROLE IN SOCIAL WORKERS' PROFESSIONAL COMMITMENT - Ben-Zion Cohen
  • HISTORICAL TRENDS IN STATE-LEVEL ADC/AFDC BENEFITS: LIVING ON LESS AND LESS - Sandra Wexler & Rafael J. Engel
  • PROMOTING SOCIAL JUSTICE IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE MASS MEDIA - Edward A. Brawley & Emilia E. Martinez-Brawley
  • PERCEPTIONS ABOUT POVERTY: VIEWS FROM THE GEORGIA GENERAL ASSEMBLY - Elizabeth L. Beck, Deborah M. Whitley & James L. Wolk
  • E. FRANKLIN FRAZIER AND THE INTERFACING OF BLACK SOCIOLOGY AND BLACK SOCIAL WORK - Jerome H. Schiele
  • A SOCIO-ECONOMIC ANALYSIS OF THE THREE PATHS TO SOCIAL SECURITY REFORM - Rebecca A. Van Voorhis
  • ALREADY HIT BOTTOM: GENERAL ASSISTANCE, WELFARE RETRENCHMENT, AND SINGLE MALE MIGRATION - Thomas Vartanian, Joe Soss, Sanford Schram & Jim Baumohl
  • AMERICA'S CHANGING ATTITUDES TOWARD WELFARE AND WELFARE RECIPIENTS, 1938-1995 - Laurie MacLeod, Darrel Montero & Alan Speer
  • SOCIAL SECURITY AND THE INCREMENTAL PRIVATIZATION OF RETIREMENT INCOME - Neung-Hoo Park & Neil Gilbert
  • BRIDGING THE DIVIDE: THE CASEWORK POLICY LINK - Peggy Pittman-Munke

BOOK REVIEWS

  • Big Cities in the Welfare Transition. Alfred J. Hahn and Sheila B. Kamerman. Reviewed by John R. Graham, University of Calgary.
  • Conservative Social Policy: A Description and Analysis. Leon Ginsberg. Reviewed by David Stoez, Virginia Commonwealth University.
  • Confronting Racism: The Problem and the Response. Jennifer L. Eberhardt and Susan T. Fiske (Eds.). Reviewed by Eric Swank, Morehead State University.
  • The Poor Belong to Us: Catholic Charities and American Welfare. Dorothy M. Brown and Elizabeth McKeown. Reviewed by Dorothy van Soest, University of Texas, Austin.

BOOK NOTES

  • Beside the Golden Door: Policy, Politics and the Homeless. James D. Wright, Beth A. Rubin and Joel A. Devine.
  • Fragile Families: Fragile Solutions. Robert Halpern
  • Privatizing Social Security. Martin Feldstein (Ed.).
  • Does America Hate the Poor? The Other American Dilemma. John Tropman.

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