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Welfare, jobs and basic skills the employment prospects of welfare recipients in the most populous U.S. counties

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Published by National Center for the Study of Adult Learning and Learning, U.S. Dept. of Education, Office of Educational Research and Improvement, Educational Resources Information Center in [Boston, MA, Washington, DC] .
Written in English


  • Welfare recipients -- Training of -- United States.,
  • Welfare recipients -- Employment -- United States.

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Other titlesEmployment prospects of welfare recipients in the most populous U.S. counties
Statementby Alec R. Levenson, Elaine Reardon, and Stefanie R. Schmidt.
SeriesNCSALL reports -- # 10B
ContributionsReardon, Elaine., Schmidt, Stefanie., Educational Resources Information Center (U.S.)
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18295211M

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