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The why's of social policy : perspective on policy preferences

Author: Hobart A Burch; Donna G Michaels
Publisher: New York : Praeger, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Examining the thought, reasons, and philosophy behind social policy, the author applies general philosophical principles to real world issues and choices, relating traditional notions of equality,  Read more...

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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burch, Hobart A.
Why's of social policy.
New York : Praeger, 1991
(OCoLC)551532187
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hobart A Burch; Donna G Michaels
ISBN: 0275940063 9780275940065
OCLC Number: 23768291
Description: xiii, 236 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface What Is Social Policy? What Is Truth? The Human Condition LiberTE and FraterniTE EgaliTE: What Is Fair? Socioeconomic Systems Changing the System Enhancing a System: The Economy The Welfare State Kinds of Benefits Rights and Entitlement Public, Voluntary, or Commercial? Who Pays the Piper? Choice A Framework for Analyzing Social Policy Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Hobart A. Burch, with the assistance of Donna G. Michaels.

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