Social Policy: A Comparative Analysis

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Prentice-Hall/Harvester Wheatsheaf, 1996 - Cross-cultural studies - 344 pages
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The book will introduce students to essential concepts relating to welfare provision as well as providing an indepth analysis of those policy areas most commonly associated with welfare programmes worldwide, including health, social care, housing, employment, education and environmental policy.

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Contents

Explaining the development of social policy
17
Comparative theory
38
Income maintenance
61
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Understanding Social Policy
Michael Hill
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About the author (1996)

Michael Hill is currently Visiting Professor at the University of Brighton. He was previously Professor of Social Policy at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. He is the author of numerous books on social policy and the study of policy processes.

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