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Social Welfare: The Privileged and Forgotten Minorities

Daver-Massion, Maya Helene; Smith, Raymond Arthur

This issue brief examines the relationship between religious minorities and social welfare in the United States. While many religious minorities provide religion-based welfare, it is uncertain as to whether this is due to religious commitment, government distrust or the negative connotations that can be associated with social welfare.

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Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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December 5, 2016