Understanding Social Problems Policies and Programs

Written By Leon H. Ginsberg
Understanding Social Problems  Policies  and Programs
  • Publsiher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release : 07 July 2022
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
  • Pages : 351 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Understanding Social Problems Policies and Programs written by Leon H. Ginsberg which was release on 07 July 2022, this book published by Univ of South Carolina Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: In this fourth edition of a social work standard, Leon Ginsberg and Julie Miller-Cribbs offer an updated version of the text that has introduced thousands of social work students to the defining policies and procedures of the profession. Concise yet comprehensive, the volume surveys the span of social welfare history, explains the elements of social welfare policy education, and describes the impact of executive, legislative, and judicial initiatives on the delivery of social services. With this edition, the authors cover all the required content areas for the social welfare policy and service sequence as specified in the Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards of the Council on Social Work Education's Commission on Accreditation.

Understanding Social Problems Policies and Programs

Understanding Social Problems  Policies  and Programs
  • Author : Leon H. Ginsberg,Julie Miller-Cribbs
  • Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 351
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : In this fourth edition of a social work standard, Leon Ginsberg and Julie Miller-Cribbs offer an updated version of the text that has introduced thousands of social work students to the defining policies and procedures of the profession. Concise yet comprehensive, the volume surveys the span of social welfare history, ...

Understanding Social Problems

Understanding Social Problems
  • Author : Linda A. Mooney,Molly Clever,Marieke Van Willigen
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2021-05-06
  • Total pages : 752
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Learn to think through today's complex social issues from a variety of perspectives with UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL PROBLEMS, 11E by award-winning authors Mooney, Van Willigen and Clever. This reader-friendly approach highlights the latest data, policies, theories and relevant examples as you examine the most important social issues facing the world in 2021. ...

Understanding Social Problems

Understanding Social Problems
  • Author : Linda A. Mooney,David Knox,Caroline Schacht
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2012-02-21
  • Total pages : 704
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : This thoroughly revised edition of Mooney, Knox, and Schacht’s text uses a theoretically balanced, student-centered approach to provide a comprehensive exploration of social problems. The text progresses from a micro- to macro-level of analysis, focusing first on such problems as health care, drugs and alcohol, and family problems, and ...

OCR A Level Sociology Student Guide 2 Researching and understanding social inequalities

OCR A Level Sociology Student Guide 2  Researching and understanding social inequalities
  • Author : Steve Chapman
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2016-04-18
  • Total pages : 96
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Exam Board: OCR Level: AS/A-level Subject: Sociology First Teaching: September 2015 First Exam: Summer 2016 Reinforce your understanding throughout the course with our Student guides. They provide clear topic summaries with sample questions and model answers that will help to improve exam technique to achieve higher grades. Written by experienced teacher ...

Social Problems

Social Problems
  • Author : Maxine P. Atkinson,Kathleen Odell Korgen,Mary Nell Trautner
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2019-12-04
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : The authors are proud sponsors of the 2020 SAGE Keith Roberts Teaching Innovations Award—enabling graduate students and early career faculty to attend the annual ASA pre-conference teaching and learning workshop. Wake up your social problems classes! Social Problems: Sociology in Action helps your students learn sociology by doing sociology. Social ...

Investigating Social Problems

Investigating Social Problems
  • Author : A. Javier Trevino
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2017-12-21
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : The author is a proud sponsor of the 2020 SAGE Keith Roberts Teaching Innovations Award—enabling graduate students and early career faculty to attend the annual ASA pre-conference teaching and learning workshop. "Given the complexity of the issues, the study of social problems requires, indeed demands, specialized focus by experts." -A. ...

Social Problems in Africa

Social Problems in Africa
  • Author : Apollo Rwomire
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 242
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Examines social problems in Africa from a variety of perspectives and disciplines....

Understanding Social Control

Understanding Social Control
  • Author : Martin Innes
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
  • Release Date : 2003-12-16
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : *Provides a clear, yet panoramic analysis of how the concept of social control has been used by different theoretical traditions in the social sciences. *Connects contemporary changes in areas such as policing, penal systems and surveillance, with wider and deeper changes in the constitution of society. *Employs empirical examples to ...

Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Empowering People

Empowerment Series  Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare  Empowering People
  • Author : Charles Zastrow,Sarah L. Hessenauer
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2022-01-01
  • Total pages : 832
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Discover a thorough overview of today's social work profession with a realistic glimpse into social problems in contemporary society with Zastrow/Hessenauer's best-selling INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE: EMPOWERING PEOPLE, 13E. This practical resource provides insights you can apply in actual practice. Updates highlight the latest developments and ...

Understanding Social Movements

Understanding Social Movements
  • Author : Steven M. Buechler
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2016-01-08
  • Total pages : 259
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : In thirteen succinct chapters, Buechler traces movement theories from the classical era of sociology to the most recent examples of transnational activism. He identifies the socio-historical context, central concepts, and guiding logic of diverse movement theories, with emphasis on: Comparisons of Marx and Lenin; Weber and Michels; and Durkheim and ...

Understanding Social Entrepreneurship

Understanding Social Entrepreneurship
  • Author : Jill Kickul,Thomas S. Lyons
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2020-05-01
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Understanding Social Entrepreneurship is the leading textbook that provides students with a comprehensive overview of the field. It brings the mindset, principles, strategies, tools, and techniques of entrepreneurship into the social sector to present innovative solutions to today’s vexing social issues. Kickul and Lyons cover all the key topics ...

Seeing Social Problems

Seeing Social Problems
  • Author : Ira Silver
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2019-12-03
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Seeing Social Problems: The Hidden Stories Behind Contemporary Issues shows students how to think about social problems in a new way, by carefully analyzing headline-making issues they are already familiar with and illustrating the connection between individual problems and larger social forces. Each chapter engages students in thinking about the ...

Social Problems in the UK

Social Problems in the UK
  • Author : Stuart Isaacs
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-05-20
  • Total pages : 214
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Social Problems in the UK: An Introduction contextualises the most pressing social problems of our times drawing upon the disciplines of sociology, social policy, education studies and health studies. This much-needed textbook brings together a comprehensive range of expertise in the applied social sciences to discuss the social myths and ...

Social Problems and Public Policy

Social Problems and Public Policy
  • Author : Lee Rainwater
  • Publisher : Transaction Publishers
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 437
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Deviance is by definition a social problem. Since deviant behavior violates the normative expectations of a given group, deviance must be regarded as a problem for that group, since all groups of people want their norms to be enforced. Many modern societies place considerable value on personal liberty, so much ...

Social Problems and Social Movements

Social Problems and Social Movements
  • Author : James DeFronzo,Jungyun Gill
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release Date : 2019-03-20
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN : 9781570035814
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Summary : Social Problems aims to not only introduce students to the key social problems discussed in most courses, but also to show them that change is possible by introducing them to key social movements working to solve some of these social problems....