First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
Lynne Haney is Assistant Professor of Sociology at New York University and author of Inventing the Needy. Lisa Pollard is Assistant Professor of History at the University of North Carolina, Wilmington.
"A compelling historical collection of theoretically driven essays about state policies and working families." -- Madonna Harrington Meyer, editor of Care Work: Gender, Labor and the Welfare State