State of Empowerment Low-Income Families and the New Welfare State


In State of EmpowermentCarolyn Barnes uses ethnographic accounts of three organizations to reveal how interacting with government-funded after-school programs can enhance the civic and political lives of low-income citizens.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Barnes, C

Published Date

  • March 9, 2020

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  • 178

International Standard Book Number 10 (ISBN-10)

  • 0472131648

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9780472131648