Understanding Social Problems

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  • Author : Linda A. Mooney
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Pages : 704 pages
  • ISBN : 9781111834487
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Understanding Social Problems

Understanding Social Problems
  • Author : Linda A. Mooney,David Knox,Caroline Schacht
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 21 February 2012
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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 then broadening to the larger issues of poverty and inequality, population growth, aging, environmental problems, and conflict around the world. The social problem in each chapter is framed in a

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 : 24 June 2021
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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

Understanding Social Problems Policies and Programs

Understanding Social Problems  Policies  and Programs
  • Author : Leon H. Ginsberg
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 24 June 1996
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Understanding Social Problems, Policies, and Programs offers a comprehensive analysis of the policies used in the United States to address social problems and to develop the nation's social welfare programs. Leon Ginsberg provides a framework for understanding some of the country's most controversial issues, including welfare assistance and welfare reform. He suggests practical ways in which individuals and groups might implement more-beneficial programs for the disadvantaged. To update the volume's first edition, Ginsberg has expanded on the six-component model -

Understanding Social Issues

Understanding Social Issues
  • Author : Gai Berlage,William Egelman
  • Publisher : Pearson College Division
  • Release : 01 August 2002
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This supplemental text offers students the opportunity to do meaningful, hands-on research on current social issues, using contemporary and historical data. Utilizing an interactive workbook format, students are introduced to a number of interesting topics, such as the value of a college education and changing immigration patterns in the United States. Each module asks students to think about how each of these problems affects them personally and impacts society. By answering these types of questions, students come to understand that

Applied Social Psychology

Applied Social Psychology
  • Author : Linda Steg,Kees Keizer,Abraham P. Buunk,Talib Rothengatter
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 24 April 2017
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Applied Social Psychology combines the science of social psychology with the practical application of solving social problems that exist in the real world. This exciting textbook provides a thorough explanation of how social psychologists can contribute to the understanding and management of different social problems. A highly prestigious team of contributors from across Europe and the United States illustrate how social psychological theories, research methods and intervention techniques can be successfully applied to problems encountered in the fields of physical

Understanding Social Problems

Understanding Social Problems
  • Author : Linda A. Mooney,Molly Clever,Marieke Van Willigen
  • Publisher : Cengage Learning
  • Release : 06 May 2021
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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. You review the long-term impacts of COVID-19, repercussions of the 2020 election and emerging social movements. Quotes from prominent celebrities and captivating features emphasize how today's social problems affect your own

Introduction to Social Problems

Introduction to Social Problems
  • Author : Thomas J. Sullivan
  • Publisher : Pearson
  • Release : 15 September 2014
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Understanding Social Problems And Policies

Understanding Social Problems And Policies
  • Author : Profulla C. Sarker
  • Publisher : Serials Publications
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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This Book Is Designed To Understand The Contemporary Social Problems, Their Causes And Consequences On The Life And Society And Largely To The Nation. This Book Is Also Designed To Focus On How The Social Policies Are Formulated For The Reduction As Well As Solution Of The Different Social Problems To Enhance Social Development. This Volume Is The Compilation Of Several Research Papers Which Were Presented Earlier In Different Conferences, Congresses, And Symposia By The Author And Which Have Already

Social Psychology of Social Problems

Social Psychology of Social Problems
  • Author : Agnieszka Golec de Zavala,Aleksandra Cichocka
  • Publisher : Macmillan International Higher Education
  • Release : 02 October 2012
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Why do we protest? What compels us to participate in crowd violence? Can gender discrimination in the workplace be explained in psychological terms? From terrorist attacks to political uprisings, the social problems that have shaped the beginning of the new millenium can be explained using the theories and application of social psychology. Social Psychology of Social Problems does just that, with top international experts examining real-life issues. The book takes the view that if a problem and its origins can

Social Problems in a Diverse Society

Social Problems in a Diverse Society
  • Author : Diana Elizabeth Kendall,Edward G. Thompson,Vicki Leanne Nygaard
  • Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
  • Release : 24 June 2021
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Designed for courses in Social Problems at both the university and college level. The Canadian edition of Social Problems in a Diverse Society focuses on the significance of ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, class, and gender in understanding social problems, both in Canada and around the globe. Throughout the text, people especially those from marginalized groups are shown not merely as "victims" of social problems, but as individuals who resist discrimination and inequality and seek to bring about change in families,