Table of Contents

The Dynamics of Social Welfare Policy

Table of Contents

Part I: INTRODUCING SOCIAL WELFARE POLICY

1. Introduction: Social Problems, Social Policy, and the Triggers of Social Change
2. Definitions and Functions of Social Welfare Policy, Mimi Abramovitz

Part II: THE POLICY MODEL

3. The Economy and Social Welfare
4. The Politics of Social Welfare
5. Ideological Perspectives and Conflicts, Mimi Abramovitz
6. Social Movements and Social Changes, Mimi Abramovitz
7. Social Welfare History in the United States

Part III: POLICY ANALYSES: APPLYING THE POLICY MODEL

8. Income Support: Programs and Policies
9. Jobs and Job Training: Programs and Policies
10. Housing: Programs and Policies
11. Health Care: Programs and Policies
12. Food and Hunger: Programs and Policies

Part IV: CONCLUSION

13. Conclusion: If You Want to Analyze a Policy . . .