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Routledge international handbook of social justice

Author: Michael Reisch
Publisher: London ; New York, N.Y. : Routledge, 2016. ©2014.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Reisch
ISBN: 1138690457 9781138690455
OCLC Number: 938396574
Notes: First published in 2014. First issued in paperback 2016. Copyright statement says 2014.
Description: xxv, 534 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction / Michael Reisch --
Part 1. Historical and Cultural Concepts of Social Justice. Introduction to Part I / Michael Reisch --
1. The Emergence of Social Justice in the West / Walter Lorenz --
2. Religious Influences on Justice Theory / Daniel C. Maguire --
3. The Gandhian Concept of Social Justice / J. Prasant Palakkappillil --
4. Social Justice in an Era of Globalization: Must and Can it be the Focus of Social Welfare Policies? Japan as a Case Study / Tatsuru Akimoto --
5. Social Justice in the Middle East / Elizabeth Thompson --
6. Decolonizing Livelihoods, Decolonizing the Will: Solidarity Economy as a Social Justice Paradigm in Latin America / Ana Margarida Esteves --
7. Social Justice, Transitional Justice, and Political Transformation in South Africa / Simon Stacey --
8. Indigenous Struggles for Justice: Restoring Balance within the Context of Anglo Settler Societies / Hilary N. Weaver. Part 2. Theories and Conceptual Frameworks. Introduction to Part II / Michael Reisch --
9. Social Justice and Liberalism / Michael Reisch --
10. Conservatism and Social Justice / David Stoesz --
11. Social Justice and Critical Theory / Jan Fook --
12. Social Justice Feminism / Mel Gray, Kylie Agllias, & Kate Davies --
13. Post-Modern Perspectives on Social Justice / Stanley L. Witkin and Allan Irving --
14. The Capability Approach and Social Justice / Seonmi Kim & Margaret Sherrard Sherraden --
15. Human Rights as Pillars of Social Justice / Joseph Wronka. Part 3. Social Justice Issues in Policy and Practice. Introduction to Part III / Michael Reisch --
16. Social Justice and Income Support Policies / Greg Marston --
17. Social Justice and Education / Maurianne Adams --
18. Social Justice and Criminal Justice / Frederic G. Reamer --
19. Social Justice for Children and Youth / Susan Kemp --
20. Housing, Homelessness, and Social Justice: No Fate but What We Make / Jeffrey Singer --
21. Environmental Justice / Robert Kuehn --
22. Health Inequality and Social Justice / Johan Fritzell --
23. Social Justice and Mental Health / Jerome Wakefield --
24. Violence and Safety: A Social Justice Perspective Betty Garcia 25. Social Care and Social Justice / Malcolm Payne --
26. A Looming Dystopia: Feminism, Social Justice, and Community-Based Long-Term Care / Martha Holstein --
27. The Last Frontier? Indigenous Australians and Social Justice / John Whyte and Catherine McDonald --
28. Why Poverty and Inequality Undermine Justice in America / Mark R. Rank. Part 4. Cultural Reflections on Social Justice. Introduction to Part IV / Michael Reisch --
29. Justice, Culture, and Human Rights / Stuart Rees --
30. The Use of the Arts in Promoting Social Justice / Izumi Sakamoto --
31. By Its Absence: Literature and the Attainment of Social Justice Consciousness / Cheryl Clarke --
32. Music and Social Justice / Jowi Taylor --
33. Social Justice and Cinema / Gerald Sim.
Responsibility: edited by Michael Reisch.


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