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Title The State or the market : politics and welfare in contemporary Britain / edited by Martin Loney ... [and others]
Edition Second edition
Published London : Newbury Park : Sage, in association with The Open University, 1991


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  361.610941 Sta 1991  AVAILABLE
Description vi, 360 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Series Open University set book
Open University set book.
Contents Machine derived contents note: Part One: Private Griefs And Public Sorrows -- Social Problems - Tom Hulley and John Clarke -- Social Construction and Social Causation -- The Undeserving Poor - John Ditch -- Unemployed People, Then and Now -- The Social Construction of Dependency in Old Age - Alan Walker -- The Future of Social Work - Joan Cooper -- A Pragmatic View -- The Future of Social Work - Patrick Minford -- A View From the New Right -- Hazardous Lives - Social Work in the 1980s - Ann Davis -- A View From the Left -- Child Sexual Abuse - Mary Macleod and Esther Saraga -- Challenging the Orthodoxy -- Part Two: Public Policy And The Family -- The Unnatural Family - Felicity Edholm -- Securing the Family? - Carol Smart -- Rhetoric and Policy in the Field of Social Security -- Family Matters and Public Policy - Malcolm Wicks -- The Asian Mother and Baby Campaign - Yvette Rocheron -- The Construction of Ethnic Minorities' Health Needs -- Part Three: Restructuring The Welfare State -- The Break-Up of Consensus - Nevil Johnson -- Competitive Politics in a Declining Economy -- Understanding the Market - Norman Barry -- Towards the Remoralization of Society - Stephen Davies -- The Weakening of Social Democracy - Andrew Gamble -- The New Municipal Socialism - Geoff Green -- Living on Welfare - Jeremy Seabrook -- The Welfare State as Part of a Racially Structured and Patriarchal Capitalism - Fiona Williams -- Part Four: Social Science And Social Problems -- The Contribution of Social Science - Jennifer Platt
Analysis History of .
Social welfare
Notes "...published in association with the Open University second level course D211, Social problems and social welfare."
Previous ed.: 1987
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Family policy -- Great Britain.
Public welfare -- Great Britain.
Social service -- Great Britain.
Great Britain -- Social conditions -- 1945-
Great Britain -- Social conditions.
Great Britain -- Social policy -- 1979-
Great Britain -- Social policy.
Author Loney, Martin, 1944-
Open University.
LC no. 91050667
ISBN 0803986416 (paperback)