Many Americans seem convinced that government programs designed to help the poor have failed. Social Programs That Work shows that this is not true. Many programs have demonstrably improved the lives of people trapped at the bottom of the social and economic ladder. Social Programs That Work provides an in-depth look at some of the nation's best interventions over the past few decades, and considers their potential for national expansion. Examined here are programs designed to improve children's reading skills, curb ...

Social Programs That Work 2000, Russell Sage Foundation, New York

ISBN-13: 9780871541741

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Social Programs That Work 1998, Russell Sage Foundation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780871541734