Dimensions of social welfare policy

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Allyn and Bacon, 2002 - Political Science - 310 pages
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/* 3763L-5, Gilbert, Neil, Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy, 5/e*/ This social welfare policy book provides a comprehensive theoretical framework for the analysis of social welfare policy. The book illustrates theoretical points by offering examples from a cross-section of program areas including income maintenance, child welfare, model cities, day care, community action, and mental health. The book also shows how social theories and individual versus collective value orientations influence policies. For social workers, or students studying social welfare policy.

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Okay for a school book. Not a very balanced POV, very liberal.... Read full review

Contents

The Field of Social Welfare Policy
1
The Modern Welfare State
29
Policy Analysis
55
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Neil Gilbert is Chernin Professor of Social Welfare and Social Service at the University of California, Berkeley. His publications include: The Enabling State: Modern Welfare Capitalism in America and, most recently, Welfare Justice: Restoring Social Equity.

Terrell of the University of California, Berkeley

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