|Part I Who Are the Poor, and Does America Hate Them?1|
|1 How America Hates the Poor5|
|2 Poorfare Culture, Welfare State17|
|Part II Pictures in Plenty: Conceptions of the Underclass25|
|3 Laggards and Lushes: Images of the Poor27|
|4 The Decent Poverty Stricken: Images of the Near Poor45|
|5 The Overseer of the Poor: View from the County Welfare Office59|
|6 Mothers: Opinions and Stereotypes73|
|Part III The Life Cycle Poor: Images of the Aged81|
|7 Images of the Elderly85|
|8 American Culture and the Aged: Stereotypes and Realities93|
|9 What the Public Thinks: Older and Younger Adults107|
|Part IV Why America Hates the Poor125|
|10 The Poorfare State: Embodiment and Revelation129|
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Book title: Does America Hate the Poor?The Other American Dilemma: Lessons for the 21st Century from the 1960s and the 1970s.
Contributors: John E. Tropman - Author.
Publisher: Praeger Publishers.
Place of publication: Westport, CT.
Publication year: 1998.
Page number: v.
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