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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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The middle classes receive government assistance primarily in the form of home
mortgage loans and associated tax deductions and educational grants. The rich
receive government assistance through various income tax deductions, ...
Employees and employers continue to pay equal amounts toward the employee's
OASDHI insurance, and on retirement, workers receive benefits if they have
enough credits (formerly called quarters) to qualify. For example, those born in
ILLUSTRATION 6.4 by David Merriman Each year, all states and the District of
Columbia receive a block grant from the federal government through the
Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program. But not all grants are
the same ...
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