WorldCat Identities

Levitan, Sar A.

Overview
Works: 168 works in 720 publications in 2 languages and 32,265 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Contributor, Other
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Most widely held works by Sar A Levitan
Programs in aid of the poor by Sar A Levitan( Book )

34 editions published between 1965 and 2003 in English and held by 2,020 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

What's happening to the American family? by Sar A Levitan( Book )

22 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and held by 1,567 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Discusses new trends in courtship, marriage, childbearing, and employment, and considers government programs affecting the family
Working but poor : America's contradiction by Sar A Levitan( Book )

17 editions published between 1987 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,226 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Still a dream : the changing status of Blacks since 1960 by Sar A Levitan( Book )

17 editions published between 1975 and 1977 in English and German and held by 1,136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human resources and labor markets; labor and manpower in the American economy by Sar A Levitan( Book )

37 editions published between 1972 and 1982 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Human resource development in perspective; Labor market dynamics; Work life, work time, and mobility; Labor force participation and uneploym, ent; Women at work; Measurement and forecasting; The strucutre of labor markets; Preparation for employment; Education in human resource development; The role of higher education; Apprenticeship and on-the-job training; The goals of career education; Remedial manpower programs; The emergence of manpower programs; The techniques of public manpower planning; The role of the public employment service; Work and welfare; Lessons from manpower programs; Minority income and employment; Economic theory of racial discrimination; Black employment and income; Americans of spanish origins; The isolated indians; Combating discrimination in employment; Labor markets and economic policy; Manpower and economic policies; The role of unions and collective bargaining; Industrialization and rural development; Comparative manpower policies
The Great Society's Poor law : a new approach to poverty by Sar A Levitan( Book )

13 editions published between 1969 and 1988 in English and held by 1,108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Big Brother's Indian programs, with reservations by Sar A Levitan( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 1,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The promise of greatness by Sar A Levitan( Book )

19 editions published between 1975 and 1978 in English and held by 811 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Federal aid to depressed areas : an evaluation of the Area Redevelopment Administration by Sar A Levitan( Book )

15 editions published between 1964 and 1968 in English and held by 779 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beyond the safety net : reviving the promise of opportunity in America by Sar A Levitan( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shorter hours, shorter weeks : spreading the work to reduce unemployment by Sar A Levitan( Book )

15 editions published between 1977 and 1985 in English and held by 739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Blue-collar workers: a symposium on middle America by Sar A Levitan( Book )

8 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Productivity--problems, prospects, and policies by Sar A Levitan( Book )

11 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

More than subsistence : minimum wages for the working poor by Sar A Levitan( Book )

8 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 658 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Work and welfare go together by Sar A Levitan( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 646 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Economic opportunity in the ghetto: the partnership of government and business by Sar A Levitan( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Old wars remain unfinished; the veteran benefits system by Sar A Levitan( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in English and held by 603 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jobs for the disabled by Sar A Levitan( Book )

10 editions published between 1977 and 1987 in English and held by 581 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The job crisis for Black youth; report by Twentieth Century Fund( Book )

7 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of heart and mind : social policy essays in honor of Sar A. Levitan by Sar A Levitan( Book )

5 editions published in 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains 17 social policy essays on various topics related to labor and full employment policies in the United States. The following papers are included: "Introduction" (Stephen Mangum); "Secular Rabbi: The Life and Times of Sar A. Levitan" (Garth Mangum); "Young Workers, Young Families, and Child Poverty" (Andrew Sum, Clifford Johnson, Neal Fogg); "Ethnic Differences in School Departure: Does Youth Employment Promote or Undermine Educational Attainment?" (Marta Tienda, Avner Ahituv); "mdta (Manpower Development and Training Act) and ceta (Comprehensive Employment and Training Act); "a Personal Revisit" (Eli Ginzberg); "Vocational Education Accountability in a 'Block-Grant-to-States' World: Historical Perspective" (David W. Stevens); "Employment Service Revisited" (Miriam Johnson); "Contingent Work and the Role of Labor Market Intermediaries" (Audrey Freedman); "Minimum Wage Policy and Research: What's a Person to Believe?" (Stephen E. Baldwin, Robert S. Goldfarb); "Public Sector Job Creation: a Review of Past Experience and Its Relevance to the Future" (William Grinker); "Achieving National Economic and Social Goals: The Counterproductive Role of Post-1965 Immigration Policy" (Vernon M. Briggs, Jr.); "The Baby and the Bath Water: Lessons from the Next Employment and Training Program" (Burt S. Barnow, Christopher T. King); "Toward Quality Programs for At-Risk Youth" (Susan P. Curnan, Alan Melchior, Alan Zuckerman); "Welfare Reform: Lessons from the jobs (Job Opportunities and Basic Skills) Program" (Irene Lurie, Colletta Moser); "What Should Be Our Human Capital Investment Policy?" (James J. Heckman); "Employment and Unemployment Statistics Revisited" (Markley Roberts); and "The Prospects for Arbitration in the Nonunion Sector" (Trevor Bain). Concluding the book are a 489-item bibliography of works by Sar A. Levitan and a subject index. (Mn)
 
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Programs in aid of the poor
Alternative Names
Levitan, Abraham 1914-

Levitan, Sar A. 1914-...

Levitan, Sar Abraham 1914-

Languages
English (278)

German (1)

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