Social Welfare: Politics and Public Policy : with Research Navigator
Social Welfare: Politics and Public Policyis the most comprehensive and easy-to-understand introduction to the social welfare system and social welfare policy.
This is a leading text in social welfare policy in departments of social work, political science, administration and government, and is also used in some departments of sociology. DiNitto focuses on the political aspects of policymaking; she describes the major social welfare programs, including public assistance, Social Security, disability, health insurance, and more. She also addresses racism, sexism, gay rights, and immigration in the context of social welfare policies and programs.
Additionally, it includes new and updated information on welfare reform (TANF), food stamps, managed care, disability, aging, the latest figures on poverty, and the latest information on job training and employment.
A full range of supplements includes an Instructor's Manual/Test Bank and a Computerized Test Bank. Student supplements include an Online Study Guide.
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If the Social Security payroll tax were increased now by 1.92 percent, projections
are that the OASD1 trust fund shortfall would be resolved until 2075, when
another tax rate increase would be needed. Waiting until 2020 to hike the tax
Researchers suggest that by raising benefits even modestly, SSI participation
would increase significantly. Two studies are worth noting. In one study,
researchers estimated that a $100 increase in benefits would increase
participation by 15 ...
Without increased TANF allocations, these states' employment-related
achievements and service delivery improvements could fail to keep pace with
TANF requirements. RECOMMENDATIONS No one with experience in the
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