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Welfare and Welfare Reform

An Undergraduate Library Subject Guide providing suggested resources and other information for beginning research on the topic Welfare and Welfare Reform.

Recommended Multi-Subject Databases

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Suggested Keywords

Try these keywords when searching for information about your topic. 

  • Food stamps
  • Hunger
  • Low income
  • Medicaid
  • Nutrition assistance
  • Poor families -- Government policy
  • Poverty
  • Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (the "Recovery Act")
  • Social security
  • Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (or "TANF")
  • Welfare recipients
  • Welfare state