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Shifting the Color Line: Race and the American Welfare State Robert C. Lieberman

Shifting the Color Line: Race and the American Welfare State

Robert C. Lieberman

Published August 15th 1998
ISBN : 9780674745629
Hardcover
306 pages
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Despite the substantial economic and political strides that African-Americans have made in this century, welfare remains an issue that sharply divides Americans by race. Shifting the Color Line explores the historical and political roots of enduringMoreDespite the substantial economic and political strides that African-Americans have made in this century, welfare remains an issue that sharply divides Americans by race. Shifting the Color Line explores the historical and political roots of enduring racial conflict in American welfare policy, beginning with the New Deal.