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You are currently browsing 1–10 of 20 new and published books in the subject of Social Administration & Welfare — sorted by publish date from newer books to older books.

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New and Published Books

  1. Social Development and Social Work

    Learning from Africa

    Edited by Alice K. Butterfield, Tasse Abye

    Africa has a long experience with reducing poverty and vulnerability. In the contemporary period, social development and social work are at the forefront of dealing with abject poverty and some of the world’s most difficult problems. This book brings research in Africa to the forefront so that...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Poverty, Income and Social Protection

    International Policy Perspectives

    Edited by Richard Hoefer, James Midgley

    This book provides insights into the way social protection policy is being redefined as a result of the new commitment by governments around the world to use these programs to reduce poverty. The case studies presented show how innovations in social protection have emerged in different countries....

    Published November 21st 2012 by Routledge

  3. A Handbook for Interprofessional Practice in the Human Services

    Learning to Work Together

    Edited by Brian Littlechild, Roger Smith

    A Handbook for Inter-professional Practice in the Human Services: Learning to Work Together is an essential text for all students of inter-professional education, and for practitioners looking to understand and develop better inter-agency working. With an emphasis on working collaboratively...

    Published September 14th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Social Equity and Public Administration: Origins, Developments, and Applications

    Origins, Developments, and Applications

    By H George Frederickson

    This book is designed to be the definitive statement on social equity theory and practice in public administration. Social equity is often referred to as the "third pillar" in PA, after efficiency and economy. It concerns itself with the fairness of the organization, its management, and its...

    Published February 15th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Introducing Social Policy

    2nd Edition

    By Cliff Alcock, Guy Daly, Edwin Griggs

    The completely revised second edition of this highly respected textbook provides a comprehensive yet digestible and accessible introduction to the theoretical foundations, development and crucial areas of contemporary concern in social policy and welfare. Fully up to date, it provides a...

    Published June 19th 2008 by Routledge

  6. Civic Service Worldwide: Impacts and Inquiry

    Impacts and Inquiry, 4th Edition

    By Amanda Moore McBride, Michael Sherraden, Michael Sherraden

    Published December 1st 2007 by Routledge

  7. Civic Service Worldwide: Impacts and Inquiry

    Impacts and Inquiry

    By Amanda Moore McBride, Michael Sherraden, Michael Sherraden

    This comprehensive collection of the latest research and policy developments in civic service worldwide provides an informed assessment of what works and what doesn't work in the field. With contributions from some of the discipline's best-known global leaders, it presents a conceptualization and...

    Published December 15th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Civic Service Worldwide: Impacts and Inquiry

    Impacts and Inquiry, 2nd Edition

    By Amanda Moore McBride, Michael Sherraden, Michael Sherraden

    Published January 1st 2006 by Routledge

  9. Europeanization and Transnational States

    Comparing Nordic Central Governments

    By Bengt Jacobsson, Per Lægreid, Ove K. Pedersen

    This book investigates what happens to an organized political unit when it becomes part of a larger entity and, in particular, how increased European integration and the tentative moves towards a transnational state will affect the European Union's nation state. Europeanization and Transnational...

    Published October 23rd 2003 by Routledge