Welfare Theory and Development, Hardback Book

Welfare Theory and Development Hardback

Edited by Peter Alcock, Martin Powell

Part of the Sage Library of Health and Social Welfare Series series


This collection provides a focal point for the study and analysis of welfare in developed societies. It comprises the key contributions that have been made to the understanding of welfare by leading theorists and researchers of social policy from the last century to the present day. It draws in particular on seminal articles and papers published in academic journals and major edited collections which have been important in underpinning both later academic study and policy development. A wide historical reach gives readers across the world access to a range of material that focuses on international and comparative analysis. Part One: Welfare TheoryPart Two: The Development of WelfarePart Three: The Social Context of Welfare


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 1672 pages
  • Publisher: SAGE Publications Ltd
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  • Category: Social welfare & social services
  • ISBN: 9781847873859



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