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Author Patterson, James T

Title Freedom is not enough : the Moynihan report and America's struggle over black family life : from LBJ to Obama / James T. Patterson

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Basic Books, [2010]
 CCRI-Lincoln  E185.86 .P33 2010    ON SEARCH
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Descript xvii, 264 pages ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The pluck of the Irish -- The case for national action -- The report -- "The moment lost" -- Families, welfare, and race, 1966-1968 -- Moynihan, Nixon, and the Family Assistance Plan -- Unproductive dialogue, 1971-1983 -- Combating the silence, 1984-1994 -- Welfare reform, slavery, and jeremiads -- Families in the early 2000s -- From Cosby to Obama
LC subject Moynihan, Daniel P. (Daniel Patrick), 1927-2003 -- Political and social views
African American poor families -- Government policy
African American families -- Social conditions -- 20th century
United States -- Social conditions -- 20th century
ISBN 9780465013579 (alk. paper)
0465013570 (alk. paper)