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Mastering Social Welfare : Palgrave Provocations - Pat Young

Mastering Social Welfare

Palgrave Provocations

By: Pat Young


Published: 15th June 2000
For Ages: 12 - 14 years old
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Mastering Social Welfare provides a comprehensive introduction to social issues and welfare in Britain, and is written for all caring, welfare, social work and nursery nurse courses. It describes and analyses contemporary social issues such as unemployment, homelessness and disability, providing vivid illustrations of the impact of these issues on people's lives. The book also provides a historical context and up-to-date information and analysis of all aspects of provision of social welfare. Areas covered include social security, education and health care.

'Excellent for social welfare and social policy students, and a valuable addition to standard texts for sociology courses.' - Lynne Fisher, Bridgend College, Mid Glamorgan

People in Society Family Life Poverty and Welfare Unemployment Housing and Homelessness Living in Cities Schooling in Britain Personal Social Services Community Care Children and Young People in Need Mental Health Issues Learning Disability Old Age Disability Health and Health Services The Voluntary Sector Policy Issues in Welfare

ISBN: 9780333793275
ISBN-10: 0333793277
Series: Palgrave Provocations
Audience: Tertiary; University or College
For Ages: 12 - 14 years old
For Grades: 7 - 9
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 419
Published: 15th June 2000
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 17.6 x 23.6  x 2.2
Weight (kg): 0.65
Edition Number: 4
Edition Type: Revised