Study your flashcards anywhere!

Download the official Cram app for free >

  • Shuffle
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Alphabetize
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Front First
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Both Sides
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
  • Read
    Toggle On
    Toggle Off
Reading...
Front

How to study your flashcards.

Right/Left arrow keys: Navigate between flashcards.right arrow keyleft arrow key

Up/Down arrow keys: Flip the card between the front and back.down keyup key

H key: Show hint (3rd side).h key

A key: Read text to speech.a key

image

Play button

image

Play button

image

Progress

1/9

Click to flip

9 Cards in this Set

  • Front
  • Back
poverty and welfare in US
for couple: below $12000
for fam. of 4: below $1800
12.5% population in poverty (17.6% children)
TANF
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families: federal program but states much contribute as well
TANF purposes
1.assist families to care for children
2.reduce dependancy of parents by promoting gainful employement
3.prevent out of wedlock pregnancies
4.encourge 2-parent families
children poverty rates in other countries
sweden:5%
canada: 10%
france:11%
levins idea of poverty
parents w/ scarce resorces--> physical survival and health are primary goals
2002-2003 children poverty

ppl in poverty
16.7- 17.6

12.1-12.5
02-03 poverty in femal headed households

all households
28.8- 30

10.4-10.8
relative poverty
material welfare compared to others
absolute poverty
material welfare in relation to a fixed standard
(% of world whose income is less than $1/day)