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Social Welfare: Structure and Practice


Social Welfare: Structure and Practice

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    David Macarov
The history, motivations, influences and vital issues in social welfare policy and practice are examined in this comprehensive textbook.David Macarov explains how social welfare policy originated and how it is maintained through the interaction of five motivations: mutual aid, religion, politics, economics and ideology. He discusses the major contributions to the development of social welfare from the distinguished figures of Martin Luther, Adam Smith and Charles Darwin.Social Welfare concludes with an examination of poverty and unemployment and a review of policy responses to these social problems. Featuring chapter summaries and exercises, this intriguing introduction to social welfare policy and practice will involve and inform students of social work, political science and sociology.   show more
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  • PDF | 341 pages
  • David Macarov
  • Sage Publications, Inc
  • Unknown
  • 10
  • Nonfiction

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