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ISBN-10 1111562091ISBN-13 9781111562090
ISBN-10 0840034407ISBN-13 9780840034403
Author(s): Jansson
Publisher: Cengage Learning
Copyright year: © 2012 Pages: 576

Written in clear, lively prose by one of the foremost scholars of social welfare, this book analyzes the evolution of the American welfare state from colonial times to the present placing social policy in its political, cultural, and societal context. Part of the BROOKS/COLE EMPOWERMENT SERIES, this 7th edition integrates the core competencies and practice behaviors outlined in the 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) set by the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE).