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Author Ralston, Meredith L.

Title Nobody wants to hear our truth : homeless women and theories of the welfare state / Meredith L. Ralston.

Published Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 1996.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  362.83086942 RALS    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiii, 202 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Contributions in women's studies ; no. 153.
Contributions in women's studies ; no. 153.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages [189]-199) and index.
Contents 1. Introduction -- 2. Criticisms of Welfare Services -- 3. The Women's Explanations for Their Experiences -- 4. Neo-Conservatives and the Women's Themes -- 5. Neo-Liberals and the Women's Themes -- 6. Theories Favorable to the Welfare State -- 7. Conclusion.
Subject Homeless women -- Interviews.
Addicts -- Interviews.
Welfare state.
Feminist theory.
ISBN 0313292922 (alk. paper)