Social Insurance and Social Justice: Social Security, Medicare and the Campaign Against Entitlements
Leah Rogne, Ph.D., Dr. Carroll Estes, PhD, Dr. Brian Grossman, ScM, Ms. Brooke Hollister, Ms. Erica Solway, MSW, MPH
Springer Publishing Company, Mar 23, 2009 - Political Science - 488 pages
"[W]e must tell the story of how social insurance programs have assured basic economic and health security for millions of AmericansÍ.This book is a must-read for anyone who cares about these goals."
This politically charged, provocative text serves as an introduction to social insurance programs, examining all aspects of these hotly debated policies. The editors cover cutting-edge topics, including Social Security and privatization, universal health insurance, and how America's changing demographics will impact social security in the years to come.
Five key sections cover the critical topics: