Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy (8th Edition) (Connecting Core Competencies)

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ISBN-13: 9780205096893
ISBN-10: 0205096891
Edition: 8
Author: Neil Gilbert, Paul Terrell
Publication date: 2012
Publisher: Pearson
Format: Paperback 292 pages
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ISBN-13: 9780205096893
ISBN-10: 0205096891
Edition: 8
Author: Neil Gilbert, Paul Terrell
Publication date: 2012
Publisher: Pearson
Format: Paperback 292 pages
Category: Microeconomics , Sociology

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Acknowledged author Neil Gilbert wrote Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy (8th Edition) (Connecting Core Competencies) comprising 292 pages back in 2012. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 0205096891 and 9780205096893. Since then Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy (8th Edition) (Connecting Core Competencies) textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $ 24.98 or rent at the marketplace.

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A conceptual framework for analyzing social welfare policy

Dimensions of Social Welfare Policy provides a comprehensive and widely-used framework for analyzing social welfare policies.The text encourages readers to develop their own thoughts on social welfare policy and to explore policy alternatives. Theoretical points are illustrated with examples from a cross-section of program areas including income maintenance, child welfare, model cities, day care, community action, and mental health. The text familiarizes students with the content of major social welfare programs such as TANF, OASDHI, SSI, and Title XX.

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Understand current policy issues
  • Reflect on where they stand in regard to controversial policy issues
  • Understand major social welfare programs
  • Better understand CSWE’s core competencies and practice behaviors

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