Controversial Issues in Social Policy -- Paperback (2 Rev ed)

Controversial Issues in Social Policy -- Paperback (2 Rev ed)

  • ただいまウェブストアではご注文を受け付けておりません。 ⇒古書を探す
  • 製本 Paperback:紙装版/ペーパーバック版
  • 商品コード 9780205337453

Table of Contents

Preface                                            vii
PART I SOCIAL POLICY AND THE AMERICAN WELFARE 1 (42)
STATE
Is the American Welfare State Compatible with 3 (16)
the Market Economy?
Yes: James Midgley 4 (6)
No: Howard Jacob Karger 10 (9)
Should the Federal Government Support or Fund 19 (12)
Sectarian Social-Service Agencies?
Yes: Jon Meyer 19 (4)
No: Stephen Erich 23 (8)
Should Social Services Be Privatized? 31 (12)
Yes: David Stoesz 32 (4)
No: Ira C. Colby 36 (7)
PART II POVERTY, INEQUALITY, AND SOCIAL POLICY 43 (134)
Is Legislation for Lesbian and Gay Rights 45 (12)
Necessary?
Yes: Marion Wagner and Rebecca Van Voorhis 46 (6)
No: John F. Longres 52 (5)
Are Governmental Policies Solving the Problem 57 (8)
of Homelessness?
Yes: Larry W. Kreuger, John Q. Hodges, and 58 (3)
Debi L. Word
No: John J. Stretch 61 (4)
Can Welfare-to-Work Programs Significantly 65 (18)
Reduce Poverty Levels?
Yes: Sandra K. Danziger 66 (6)
No: Eileen Trzcinski and Deborah Satyanathan 72 (11)
Can an Asset-Based Welfare Policy Really Help 83 (9)
the Poor?
Yes: Michael Sherraden 84 (4)
No: James Midgley 88 (4)
Are Affirmative-Action Policies Increasing 92 (15)
Equality in the Labor Market?
Yes: Ann Rosegrant Alvarez 93 (7)
No: Sally C. Pipes 100(7)
Is Privatizing Social Security Good for Women? 107(18)
Yes: William W. Beach 108(10)
No: Patricia Ireland 118(7)
Do We Need a National Healthcare Policy? 125(19)
Yes: Dawn McCarty and J. Rick Altemose 125(5)
No: Robert E. Moffit 130(14)
Has the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) 144(17)
Gone Too Far?
Yes: Howard Jacob Karger 145(5)
No: John C. Bricout 150(11)
Has the War on Drugs Been Effective? 161(16)
Yes: The Office of National Drug Policy 162(7)
No: Susan P. Robbins 169(8)
PART III ISSUES IN SOCIAL-SERVICE POLICY 177(70)
Is Outpatient Commitment a Step Forward for 179(21)
Mental-Health Clients?
Yes: E. Fuller Torrey and Mary Zdanowicz 180(7)
No: Kia J. Bentley and Melissa Floyd Taylor 187(13)
Is Managed Care Containing Costs and 200(20)
Improving Access to Quality Healthcare?
Yes: Richard I. Smith and Kristin Stewart 201(11)
No: Heather Kanenburg 212(8)
Should Transracial Adoptions Be Allowed? 220(15)
Yes: Elizabeth Bartholet 221(6)
No: Leslie Doty Hollingsworth 227(8)
Should Gays and Lesbians Be Allowed to Adopt? 235(12)
Yes: Stephen Erich 235(4)
No: Howard Jacob Karger 239(8)
PART IV SOCIAL-WORK EDUCATION AND PROFESSIONAL 247
POLICY
Should Abortion Rights Be an Accepted 249(1)
Social-Work Value?
Yes: John T. Pardeck 250(5)
No: Roland Meinert 255(8)
Should Faith-Based Social-Work Programs Be 263(1)
Required to Comply with Nondiscrimination
Standards If They Violate the Beliefs of
Those Institutions?
Yes: Karen E. Gerdes and Elizabeth A. Segal 264(5)
No: Lawrence E. Ressler 269