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  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 5th 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 20th 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 13th 2012 by Routledge

  4. 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 18th 2008 by Routledge

  5. 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 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  6. Social Security Reform in Advanced Countries

    Evaluating Pension Finance

    Edited by Toshihiro Ihori, Toshiaki Tachibanaki

    Series: Routledge Contemporary Economic Policy Issues

    Increasingly ageing populations and a slowing rate of growth in the macroeconomy are forcing advanced countries to reconsider their social security programmes. The need for detailed examination of the possible reforms and initiatives has never been greater.This book brings together...

    Published December 25th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Community Care Social Policy & Ideology

    By Harry Cowen

    This book offers a comprehensive evaluation of community care strategies within the context of government social policy, and assesses the recent shifts of political power from Conservative to Labour towards the end of the century. Unlike the majority of texts in the field of community care, it...

    Published July 27th 1998 by Routledge

  8. Dependency Culture

    By Hartley Dean, Peter Taylor-Gooby

    First published in 1992. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 29th 1992 by Routledge

  9. Welfare State Capitalst Society

    By Ramesh Mishra

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published July 31st 1990 by Routledge

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