Return To Charity?: Philanthropy And The Welfare State by Martin Morse WoosterReturn To Charity?: Philanthropy And The Welfare State by Martin Morse Wooster

Return To Charity?: Philanthropy And The Welfare State

byMartin Morse Wooster

Paperback | January 1, 2000

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Return to Charity?: Philanthropy and the Welfare State, by Martin Morse Wooster, clearly explains how the Victorian idea of charity for the poor was replaced by twentieth century social concepts of poverty and social welfare, which culminated in the “Great Society” welfare entitlement programs of the 196os. Wooster also identifies modern American conservatives who rediscovered the older idea of charity and who favor “faith-based” social service programs. Court cases permitting government assistance to faith-based groups are discussed.

Martin Morse Wooster, a Senior Fellow at Capital Research Center, received his undergraduate degree in history and philosophy from Beloit College.  He is a contributing editor of Philanthropy and a columnist for the Washington Times. He has been an associate editor of The American Enterprise, Washington editor of Reason, an associate e...
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Title:Return To Charity?: Philanthropy And The Welfare StateFormat:PaperbackDimensions:63 pages, 9 × 6 × 0.3 inPublished:January 1, 2000Publisher:Capital Research CenterLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1892934051

ISBN - 13:9781892934055

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