Offering a new values perspective, Elizabeth Segalas SOCIAL WELFARE POLICY AND SOCIAL PROGRAMS, Second Edition takes the student beyond identifying, describing, and analyzing social welfare policies. Segal demonstrates how the myriad values of diverse groups in America have influenced current policies, and helps students recognize that analysis takes place through the lens of these often opposing values. The dual themes of critical thinking and critical evaluation provide the framework of the book, and Segalas unique attention to international perspectives on values around social welfare policies and social programs heightens studentsa awareness of the global implications of social work around the world. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.If, on the other hand, a person lives for many years past retirement, the person may receive more money than he or she actually paid into the system. ... For low earners, lifetime Social Security benefits will average twice as much as they paid in, for middle income earners the amount of ... diligently, every payday for all our working years, or whether we would have used those dollars for other purposes.
|Title||:||Social Welfare Policy and Social Programs: A Values Perspective|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2009-05-06|