Neuhaus, Richard John
February 1998
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Feb1998, Issue 80, p70
Provides information on the book "Seducing the Samaritans: How Government Contracts Are Reshaping Social Services," by Joe Loconte.


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