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Canadian Social Policy : An Introduction

Canadian Social Policy : An Introduction - 2nd edition

Canadian Social Policy : An Introduction - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780130671066

ISBN10: 0130671061

Canadian Social Policy : An Introduction by John R. Graham, Karen J. Swift and Roger Delaney - ISBN 9780130671066
Edition: 2ND 03
Copyright: 2003
Publisher: Pearson Education Canada
Published: 2003
International: No
Canadian Social Policy : An Introduction by John R. Graham, Karen J. Swift and Roger Delaney - ISBN 9780130671066

ISBN13: 9780130671066

ISBN10: 0130671061

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Summary

This text is directed at undergraduate students of social work and allied disciplines.

The second edition of Canadian Social Policy condenses a range of approaches to policy analysis, always relating the issues back to social work practice. The authors use explanation and example, employing accessible language to place Canadian issues within a global context. The text challenges students to move from local issues to a broader social and economic context.

Author Bio

Graham, John R. : University of Calgary



Swift, Karen J. : York University



Delaney, Roger : Lakehead University

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Preface.
Acknowledgements.
Credits.


1. Introduction.

2. Historical Influence.

3. Contemporary Welfare State Institutions.

4. Ideological, Social, and Economic Influences.

5. Globalization, The Environment, Citizenship, Social Inclusion, and Social Movements.

6. Diversity and Social Policy.

7. Social Policy and Social Work Practice.

8. The Policy-Making Process.

9. Implementing Social Policies.



Appendix A: Social Welfare History Chronology.
Appendix B: Social Welfare Web Sites.
Glossary.
References.
Index.

Other Editions of Canadian Social Policy : An Introduction

Canadian Social Policy : Introduction by John R. Graham, Karen J. Swift and Roger Delaney - ISBN 9780132402385
Canadian Social Policy by John R. Graham, Karen J. Swift and Roger Delaney - ISBN 9780137694075
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