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TABLE OF CONTENTS - SPECIAL ISSUE ON THE CHANGING AMERICAN MOSAIC - Guest Editor - Wilma Peebles-Wilkins

  • THE CHANGING AMERICAN MOSAIC: AN INTRODUCTION - Wilma Peebles- Wilkins
  • TWENTY-FIVE YEARS OF BLACK AMERICA: TWO STEPS FORWARD AND ONE STEP BACK? - Glenn C. Loury
  • THE MISSING SAFETY NET AND FAMILIES: A PROGRESSIVE CRITIQUE OF THE NEW WELFARE LEGISLATION - D. Stanley Eitzen and Maxine Baca Zinn
  • THE ENEMY WITHIN: THE DEMONIZATION OF POOR WOMEN - Ruth Sidel
  • ELDERLY IMMIGRANTS: THEIR COMPOSITION AND LIVING ARRANGEMENTS - Mary M. Kritz, Douglas T. Gurak and Likwang Chen
  • RETHINKING THE CONCEPT OF "MINORITY": A TASK FOR SOCIAL SCIENTISTS AND PRACTITIONERS - Doris Wilkinson
  • WHO CARES ABOUT RACIAL INEQUALITY? - Glenn C. Loury
  • AFFIRMATIVE ACTION AT THE CROSSROADS: A SOCIAL JUSTICE PERSPECTIVE - Margaret Gibelman

BOOK REVIEWS

  • The Global Emergence of Gay and Lesbian Politics: National Imprints of a Worldwide Movement. Barry D. Adam, Jan Willem Duyvendak and Andre Krouwel (Eds.). Reviewed by Carol T. Tully, Tulane University.
  • The East Asian Welfare Model: Welfare Orientalism and the State. Roger Goodman, Gordon White and Huck-ju Kwon (Eds.). Reviewed by Kwong-leung Tang, University of Northern British Columbia
  • Social Security and Retirement Around the World. Jonathan Gruber and David A. Wise (Eds.). Reviewed by Martin B. Tracy, Southern Illinois University.
  • International Development. David Stoesz, Charles Guzetta and Mark Lusk. Reviewed by Anthony Hall, London School of Economics and Political Science.
  • The Future of Child Protection. Jane Waldfogel. Reviewed by Leroy H. Pelton, University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

BOOK NOTES

  • Recasting Egalitarianism:N ew Rules for Communities, States and Markets. Samuel Bowles and Herbert Gintis.
  • Revisioning Gender. Myra Marx Ferree, Judith Lorber and Beth B. Hess (Eds.).
  • Society, Work and Welfare in Europe. Christine Cousins.
  • Managed Care in Human Services. Stephen P. Wernet.

Acknowledgement of Special Issue Reviewers: Sara Bachman, Harry Chaiklin, Linwood Cousins, Adelaide Cromwell, David Gill, Judith Gonyea, Tracey Mabrey, James Midgely, and John Williamson

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