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Social policy, social welfare and scandal : how British public policy is made

Author: Ian Butler; Mark Drakeford; British Association of Social Workers.
Publisher: Bristol : Policy, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. 2nd edView all editions and formats
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This book, by examining the landmark scandals of the post-war period, including more recent ones, such as the Victoria Climbie Inquiry, reveals how scandals are generated, to what purposes they are  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Butler; Mark Drakeford; British Association of Social Workers.
ISBN: 1861347464 9781861347466
OCLC Number: 62237859
Notes: Previous ed. published in 2003 as: Scandal, social policy and social welfare.
Description: viii, 310 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Contents: Scandal; 'Gothic nightmare': madness and public policy from the eighteenth century; 'The corruption of care': the Ely Hospital Inquiry 1969; 'Household happiness, gracious children': children, welfare and public policy, 1840-1970; The story of Cinderella: the report of the Committee of Inquiry into the Care and Supervision Provided in Relation to Maria Colwell 1974; 'Mere oblivion': the fate of the institution and the advent of community care; 'Carnage in the community': the Christopher Clunis Inquiry 1993; 'An ambience of uneasiness': the residential care of children, 1834-1990; 'A narrow, punitive and harshly restrictive experience': the Pindown experience and the protection of children. The Report of the Staffordshire Child Care Inquiry 1991; Scandal, welfare and public policy; The final chapter?
Responsibility: Ian Butler and Mark Drakeford.

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