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Author Kemshall, Hazel, 1958-

Title Risk, social policy and welfare / Hazel Kemshall
Published Buckingham : Open University Press, 2002

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Description viii, 159 pages ; 24 cm
Series Introducing social policy
Introducing social policy.
Contents Introduction: risk, responsibility and social policy -- 1. Risk in contemporary society -- 2. Key organizing principles of social welfare: from need to risk -- 3. Health care: the rise of risk, health promotion and rationing -- 4. Child protection and the care of the elderly: need, vulnerability and risk -- 5. Mental health, mental disorder, risk and public protection -- 6. The new risk-based welfare
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references and index
Subject Social policy -- Great Britain.
Risk -- Sociological aspects -- Case studies.
Social policy -- Great Britain -- Case studies.
Risk -- Sociological aspects.
Public welfare -- Great Britain -- Case studies.
Risk -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Risk -- Great Britain.
Public welfare -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social policy -- 1979-
Genre/Form Case studies.
LC no. 2001021660
ISBN 0335204104 :
0335204090 :