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Frances Fox Piven

Frances Fox Piven is Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology at the City University of New York and an internationally renowned authority on poverty and politics. She was a founder of the welfare rights movement and is involved in the Campaign for Media Fairness on Welfare. She's the co-author with Richard Cloward of Regulating the Poor, The New Class War, Why Americans Don't Vote, The Breaking of the American Social Compact and Why Americans Still Don't Vote.


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  
2001: 02/13 #PIVF004 Why Americans Still Don't Vote  


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