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Social policy : an introduction

Author: Kenneth Blakemore; Edwin Griggs.
Publisher: Berkshire ; New York, NY : Open University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 3rd edView all editions and formats
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This book offers a broad introduction to current developments in social policy and welfare to provide a comprehensive, readable and thought-provoking introductory in to UK social policy.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Kenneth Blakemore; Edwin Griggs.
ISBN: 0335218741 9780335218745
OCLC Number: 191101855
Description: xvi, 330 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. Introduction: The subject of social policy 2. Ideas and concepts in social policy 3. The development of social policy in Britain 4. The contested boundaries of social policy: The case of criminal justice policy 5. Who gets what? Slicing the welfare cake 6. Social policy, politics and social control 7. Who makes policy? The example of education 8. Work and welfare 9. Are professionals good for you? The example of health policy and health professionals 10. Utopias and ideals: Housing policy and the environment 11. Community and social care 12. Devolution and social policy 13. Conclusion: the future of social policy
Responsibility: Ken Blakemore and Edwin Griggs.

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