Social Security

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Social Security social welfare program in the U.S.; includes old-age and survivors insurance and some unemployment insurance and old-age assistance
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Quotations

  • Benjamin Disraeli
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    “Power has only one duty --to secure the social welfare of the People.”
  • Jane Addams
    Jane Addams
    “Social advance depends as much upon the process through which it is secured as upon the result itself.”

Usage

In literature:

And so, while you yet live, you may secure your social status after death.
"Appearances" by Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson
Their ownership of the social machinery guarantees them a secure income from which they need make no appeal.
"The American Empire" by Scott Nearing
It is certain that when all men and all women have gained individual economic opportunity and security, social institutions will change also.
"Women As Sex Vendors" by R. B. Tobias
We mean, of course, his prospects for securing the civil and social equality to which he has been aspiring.
"Cotton is King and The Pro-Slavery Arguments" by Various
You can't help but believe this, and it gives you a sense of social security!
"The Smart Set" by Clyde Fitch
The general social life secures this.
"Religion & Sex" by Chapman Cohen
A balance between social enterprise and individual effort must be secured.
"History of Human Society" by Frank W. Blackmar
A part of the bourgeoisie is desirous of redressing social grievances, in order to secure the continued existence of bourgeois society.
"Manifesto of the Communist Party" by Karl Marx
They came to think of maintaining the general security mediately through the security of social institutions.
"An Introduction to the Philosophy of Law" by Roscoe Pound
Social security taxes based on payrolls have been the third major source.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Socialism indeed offers the people a new state of social security.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 8" by Various
This point promises improved labor standards, economic adjustment, and social security throughout the world.
"Proclaim Liberty!" by Gilbert Seldes
Mary Ledwith returns from Reno and Mrs. Sprowl fixes and secures her social status by visiting her at once.
"The Streets of Ascalon" by Robert W. Chambers
He became an apostle of the new gospel of Socialism, and secured a position as a professor of economics.
"Comrades" by Thomas Dixon
And, might she not, in the possession of learning and social graces, secure a husband among the well-to-do?
"The Tobacco Tiller" by Sarah Bell Hackley
So they don't catch me at their garden party, which is to satisfy our social cravings and secure our votes.
"Tiny Luttrell" by Ernest William Hornung
But, on the other hand, France enjoys a solid security against the successful advance of socialism in her peasant proprietors.
"Contemporary Socialism" by John Rae
The security of individual property is the foundation of all social improvement.
"Knowledge is Power:" by Charles Knight
Any other arrangement would mean waste of social energy, inefficiency in securing social results.
"Ethics" by John Dewey and James Hayden Tufts
The Southern white may lay bricks on the same wall with the Southern black, secure in his superior social position.
"Half a Man" by Mary White Ovington
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In news:

With your name and Social Security number, no less.
I'm fairly healthy, and I have a good monthly income from Social Security and two pensions, plus more than $286,000 in the bank earning almost nothing.
For many senior citizens who rely on Social Security as their main income, $19 extra a month isn't enough.
A Few More Social Security Secrets.
Social Security trust fund will be out of cash by 2033.
How to Outsmart Social Security.
Spanish-language services for Social Security benefits are now available online at www.segurosocial.gov.
Via Atrios, the Social Security Trustees' report lets us know how we can easily correct the 75-year slight shortfall, so that the program can continue paying full benefits.
Remember, not only did you contribute to Social Security but your employer did too.
Democratic Senate hopefuls Elaine Marshall and Cal Cunningham clashed Thursday night over Social Security and campaign donations, in a televised debate that reflected the increasingly negative tone of the runoff.
Shows spokesman Troy Colbert says Pickering does not want to face tough questions about privatization of Social Security.
Ever more American politicians see private retirement accounts as a way to solve Social Security's woes.
President Bush yesterday at a Social Security forum in Westfield, N.J. A look at the front page of The New York Times.
Critics of how Medicare and Social Security are funded don't take into account benefit payouts.
Provides data on population, its level of living, social security and health care, activity and lifestyle.
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In science:

Consider the functional dependency that each person can have only one social security number.
A Generalized Disjunctive Paraconsistent Data Model for Negative and Disjunctive Information
The model is applied to randomized response data from a social security survey conducted in the Netherlands in 2004.
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
The results for the social security data [Cruyff, Bckenholt, van den Hout and van der Heijden (2008b)] are presented in Section 4.
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
Social Security Law [compare Lensvelt-Mulders et al. (2006)].
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
The social security survey includes two kinds of predictors we like to explore, one concerning demographic variables and the other concerning variables related to the forced response design.
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
The variable know ledge rules (mean = 3.8, sd = 0.90) denotes on a 5-point scale of the respondents’ general knowledge of the social security regulations.
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
As an illustration, consider the forced response design of the social security survey with two binary variables Y1 and Y2 .
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
Figure 2 shows the shape likelihood function for the ZIP randomized response model 9 given the social security data.
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
To evaluate the adequacy of the Poisson assumption, we first derive the exact distribution of the sum of five independent Bernoulli variables with success probabilities equal to the prevalence estimates bπ1m of the five variables Ym of the social security survey.
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
The survey was conducted in 2004 by the Dutch Department of Social Affaires amongst 870 social security beneficiaries.
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
Supplement to “Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model.” DOI: 10.1214/07-AOAS135SUPP .
Accounting for self-protective responses in randomized response data from a social security survey using the zero-inflated Poisson model
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