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Managing workfare

Tom Corbett

Managing workfare

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by Tom Corbett

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Published by University of Wisconsin-Madison, Institute for Research on Poverty in [Madison] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Wisconsin.
    • Subjects:
    • Welfare recipients -- Employment -- Wisconsin.,
    • Public welfare administration -- Wisconsin.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementTom Corbett, Michael Wiseman.
      SeriesInstitute for Research on Poverty discussion paper ;, no. 859-88, Discussion papers (University of Wisconsin--Madison. Institute for Research on Poverty) ;, 88-859.
      ContributionsWiseman, Michael.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV98.W6 C66 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 34 p. :
      Number of Pages34
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2152332M
      LC Control Number88621975

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