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The Resource Grassroots warriors : activist mothering, community work, and the war on poverty, Nancy A. Naples

Grassroots warriors : activist mothering, community work, and the war on poverty, Nancy A. Naples

Label
Grassroots warriors : activist mothering, community work, and the war on poverty
Title
Grassroots warriors
Title remainder
activist mothering, community work, and the war on poverty
Statement of responsibility
Nancy A. Naples
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Naples, Nancy A
Dewey number
305.42/0973
Illustrations
maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1240.5.U6
LC item number
N36 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Perspectives on gender
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in community development
  • Women in community organization
  • Poor
  • Women political activists
  • Vrouwen
  • Opbouwwerk
  • Politieke participatie
  • Armoede
  • Femmes dans le développement communautaire
  • Pauvres
  • Frau
  • Gemeinwesenarbeit
  • Armut
  • Bekämpfung
  • USA
Label
Grassroots warriors : activist mothering, community work, and the war on poverty, Nancy A. Naples
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Introduction -- Women warriors in the war on poverty -- pt. 2: The U.S. war on poverty -- Contradictions of new careers -- pt. 3: Motivations and inspirations for community work -- Pathways to community work -- Activist mothering, community caretaking, and civic work -- pt. 4: The gendered politics of community work -- Dynamics of race, class and feminist praxis -- Intergenerational continuity of community work -- pt. 5: Conclusion: Lessons for a renewed war on poverty -- Shifting standpoints on politics and the state -- Appendices
Control code
37705259
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 285 pages
Isbn
9780415910248
Lccn
97035178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)37705259
Label
Grassroots warriors : activist mothering, community work, and the war on poverty, Nancy A. Naples
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [249]-270) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
pt. 1: Introduction -- Women warriors in the war on poverty -- pt. 2: The U.S. war on poverty -- Contradictions of new careers -- pt. 3: Motivations and inspirations for community work -- Pathways to community work -- Activist mothering, community caretaking, and civic work -- pt. 4: The gendered politics of community work -- Dynamics of race, class and feminist praxis -- Intergenerational continuity of community work -- pt. 5: Conclusion: Lessons for a renewed war on poverty -- Shifting standpoints on politics and the state -- Appendices
Control code
37705259
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 285 pages
Isbn
9780415910248
Lccn
97035178
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)37705259

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