Web sites, articles, historical documents, books, etc.--all kinds of scholarly resources relating to the history of social welfare policy from the 1930s to the present.
Platt, Anthony M. and Cooreman, Jenifer L. "
A Multicultural Chronology of Welfare Policy and Social Work in the United States," Social Justice 28(1), Spring 2001, 91-137.
"This chronology is designed to introduce future social workers to significant events, policies, people, and publications in the history of welfare policy and social work in the United States...Issues of race and racism, ethnicity, class, gender, and sexuality are central to the chronology's perspective." Includes a extensive bibliography.
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