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Orloff, Ann. 2010. “GENDER, POLICIES, AND SOCIETY”. TRAILS: Teaching Resources and Innovations Library for Sociology, April. Washington DC: American Sociological Association.


Systems of social provision and regulation – taking the form of "social security" and "welfare" in the US, or of "welfare states" in other capitalist democracies – are among the principal collective means by which we confront the social risks of modern capitalism: the situations or events, such as retirement, unemployment, disability, ill health,...

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Sex and Gender
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College 300

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