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作者 Mackin, Glenn David
書名 The Politics of Social Welfare in America
出版項 New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013
國際標準書號 9781107333383 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (238 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- 1 The Aporia of Practical Reason -- Introduction: Rebeccas Story -- Habermas's Known and Unknown Others -- The Aporia of Practical Reason, or a Critique of the "Ethical Other" -- The Political Other -- 2 The Aporia of Social Rights -- Introduction: A Democratic Indigestion? -- "Please Don't Feed the Alligators" -- "A Stew of Paradox" -- (At) the Limits of Reflexivity -- "Welfarizing" Politics -- 3 Welfare Discourse as a Narrative of Political Founding -- Introduction: "I Cant Believe I'm Losing to This Guy" -- The Welfare System as a Gift -- The Welfare System as a Threat -- Aporia, Imposition, and Democracys Generative Powers -- 4 Otherwise than Need -- Introduction: The Tragedy of Welfare -- From Need to Solidarity, or Rethinking the Role of Damage Imagery in Liberal Thought -- Political and Ethical Disagreement, or the Problem with Consensus -- The Welfare Rights Movement and the Staging of Political Conflict -- 5 Needing Rights -- Introduction: The Excessive Yes -- Bringing the Constitution to the Poor? -- Demanding Rights, Declaring Wrongs -- Sovereignty as Invitation and Response, or Rereading Brennans "Tailoring Principle" -- Attentiveness and the Conditions of Political Action -- Conclusion -- Works Cited -- Index
Explores disability rights groups and welfare rights activism in the 1960s and 1970s, focusing on poverty, need and welfare
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鏈接 Print version: Mackin, Glenn David The Politics of Social Welfare in America New York : Cambridge University Press,c2013 9781107029026
主題 Public welfare -- United States.;Poor -- Government policy -- United States.;People with disabilities -- United States.;People with disabilities -- Government policy -- United States.;United States -- Social policy
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