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.
Risultati 1-3 di 54
Participants who are blind or disabled are also allowed trial work periods while
still receiving benefits so they can determine if working is feasible. In 2004,
individuals with disabilities who were working and had no unearned income
The fastest-growing segment of elderly SSI participants is those age 70 and older
. In 1993 this group comprised 79 percent of participants who received SSI on the
basis of age. By 1999 this proportion had increased to 84 percent. This shift ...
The study findings were: ♢ More Job Corps participants (42 percent) received a
GED than controls (27 percent) and more (38 percent) received vocational
certificates than controls (15 percent). However, slightly more controls (8 percent)
Cosa dicono le persone - Scrivi una recensione
Two Government and Social Welfare
Where to Begin
10 sezioni non visualizzate