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Frances Fox Piven

Frances Fox Piven is a leading activist scholar. She is Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology at CUNY. She is co-author with Richard Cloward of numerous award-winning books including Regulating the Poor and The Breaking of the American Social Compact. She is the author of Why Americans Still Don’t Vote, The War at Home, Who’s Afraid of Frances Fox Piven and Lessons for Our Struggle.


Date Recorded     Handle Program Title Audio Sample?    
2000: 02/22 #PIVF003 Labor in a Globalized Economy  
1996: 01/22 #PIVF-CLOR001 The Politics of Family Values  
2000: 02/29 #PIVF002 The Politics of the Rich & Poor  
2001: 04/13 #PIVF005 Welfare Reform Revisited  
1995: 04/08 #PIVF001 Welfare: Myths & Facts  
2018: 07/06 #PIVF006 What Movements Do  
- #PIVF006-VARY001 What Needs to Be Done? 2-pack  
2001: 02/13 #PIVF004 Why Americans Still Don't Vote  


Who’s Afraid of Frances Fox Piven? book cover
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