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A look at the evolution of social welfare

 

A New History of Social Welfare looks at the evolution of social welfare from early human history to the present day. The text demonstrates the institution’s social control elements as well as those intended to help the disadvantaged. 

 

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Understand the history of social welfare
  • See how historical trends, problems and programs relate to current social welfare issues
  • Understand the evolution of conflicting social values

Table of Contents

In this Section:

1) Brief Table of Contents

2) Full Table of Contentst

 

1) Brief Table of Contents

 

Chapter 1: Values in Social Welfare

Chapter 2: The Institution of Social Welfare

Chapter 3: The Beginnings of Social Welfare

Chapter 4: Feudalism and the Welfare State

Chapter 5: Social Welfare Moves to the Americas

Chapter 6: America to the Civil War

Chapter 7: The American Welfare System Begins

Chapter 8: The Progressive Era, War, and Recovery

Chapter 9: The Great Depression and Social Security for Americans

Chapter 10: Civil and Welfare Rights in the New Reform Era

Chapter 11: The Return to the Past

Chapter 12: The Reactionary Vision

Chapter 13: The Decline of Social Responsibility

Chapter 14: Spiraling Down to Welfare Past

Chapter 15: Political Stonewalls


 2) Full Table of Contents

 

Chapter 1: Values in Social Welfare

Values in Social Welfare

American Social Values

Issues of Discrimination

Conclusion: Values and Power

Notes

 

Chapter 2: The Institution of Social Welfare

The Meaning of Social Institutional

Perspectives on Social Welfare

The Scope of Social Welfare

The Profession of Social Work

Conclusion: Social Work and Social Control

Notes

 

Chapter 3: The Beginnings of Social Welfare

Prehistory and social Welfare

The Beginnings of History: 6000-1200 B.C.E.

Moving Into the Iron

Product Details

ISBN:
9780205053117
Author:
Day, Phyllis J.
Publisher:
Pearson
Author:
Schiele, Jerome
Subject:
Sociology-Children and Family
Subject:
Services & Welfare
Copyright:
Publication Date:
20120801
Binding:
LOOSE LEAF
Language:
English
Pages:
552
Dimensions:
10 x 7.9 x 0.6 in 862 gr
Age Level:
1200-400 B.C.E.</P> <P style="MARGIN: 0px">Greece,

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