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Social welfare policy

analysis and formulation

by Charles S. Prigmore

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Published by D.C. Heath in Lexington, Mass .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Social service -- United States.,
    • Public welfare -- United States.,
    • United States -- Social policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies and index.

      StatementCharles S. Prigmore, Charles R. Atherton.
      ContributionsAtherton, Charles R.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV95 .P73 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 258 p. :
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2555016M
      ISBN 100669067458
      LC Control Number85060969

      Social Welfare does more than describe the major social welfare policies and programs; it also tackles the conflict and controversies involved in the processes and outcomes of policy making. It contrasts rational and political approaches to policy making, policy analysis, policy implementation, and policy : $ Social Welfare Policy: Responding to a Changing World, by John G. McNutt and Richard Hoefer. Lyceum Books, Inc. Chicago, , ISBN: , pages, $ Author: Peter Kindle.

      E-BOOK EXCERPT. For courses in Social Welfare Policy. Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to the Enhanced Pearson eText. To order the Enhanced Pearson eText packaged with a bound book, use ISBN Comprehensive, current coverage of the history, issues, and forces that shape American social welfare policy. This book is about social policy and administration, which is a field of stu dy mainly concerned with 'social welfare' and th e 'social services'. Social policy is not a self-containedAuthor: Paul Spicker.

      Social Welfare Policy and Advocacy presents a multi-level framework to show students how micro, mezzo, and macro policy advocacy can be used effectively by social workers in eight policy sectors: healthcare, gerontology, safety-net, child and family, mental health, education, immigration, and criminal justice. Author Bruce S. Jansson identifies seven core problems . Social Welfare and Social Development discusses social welfare practice in global and regional context. It addresses issues of poverty, unemployment and populations at risk within South Africa and the role of the social welfare system in South Africa in tackling these issues.


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