With its focus on political economy and the search for social justice, this engaging and accessible text helps readers better understand our social welfare system.
The new edition reflects the most recent changes in the social welfare system, our national society, and our world, including the impact of the Bush administration's policies on social welfare, the proposals of the Democratic and Republican candidates, and the latest trends, data, and discussions.
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This book introduces readers to the issues, historical influences and trends, methods of operation, and unresolved conflicts of American social welfare.
It helps to acquire the basic tools for understanding, analyzing, and evaluating social welfare policies and programs. The text focuses on the impact of social structure on people's lives; emphasizes the current concerns of today's diverse client population; and incorporates the latest social welfare legislation.
For readers interested in social welfare policies and progams.
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Book Description Pearson, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110205672736
Book Description Pearson, 2008. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 8. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0205672736