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Social Welfare: Politics and Public Policy is 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 act was intended to ( 1 ) reduce spending on public assistance programs ; ( 2
) minimize the government ' s role in public assistance ; ( 3 ) provide assistance
only to the “ truly needy ” ; and ( 4 ) provide assistance on a short - term basis ...
Another way to reduce benefits is to reduce the benefit formula . In 2003 , the
formula used to calculate benefits was 90 percent of the first $ 606 of average
monthly earnings , 32 percent of the amount from $ 606 to $ 3 , 653 of earnings ,
The rationale was to rehabilitate poor people , help them overcome their
personal problems , and thereby reduce their dependence on welfare . The
federal government began giving the states three dollars for every dollar the
states spent on ...
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ONE Politics Rationalism and Social Welfare
Two Government and Social Welfare
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