Social Science for What? Philanthropy and the Social Question in a World Turned Rightside Up
by
 
O'Connor, Alice, 1958-

Title
Social Science for What? Philanthropy and the Social Question in a World Turned Rightside Up

Author
O'Connor, Alice, 1958-

ISBN
9781610444309

Personal Author
O'Connor, Alice, 1958-

Publication Information
New York : Russell Sage Foundation, c2007. (Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015)

Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 178 p. )

Series
Book collections on Project MUSE.

Contents
Engaging the social question at the early Russell Sage Foundation -- Social science, the social question, and the value-neutrality debate -- Unsettling the social question: from consensus to counterrevolution in the postwar politics of knowledge -- The poor law, the social question, and the new politics of reform -- The counterintelligentsia, the social question, and the new gospel of wealth -- Conclusion.

Corporate Subject
Russell Sage Foundation.

Subject Term
Conservatism -- United States.
 
Liberalism -- United States.
 
Social sciences -- United States.
 
Endowments -- United States.
 
Social problems -- Research -- United States -- History.

Geographic Term
United States -- Social policy.

Genre
Electronic books.

Added Corporate Author
Russell Sage Foundation.
 
Project Muse.

Electronic Access
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University LibraryeBookER187766HN57 .O284 2007Electronic ResourcesE-resources