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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Prentice Hall
Publication date July 27, 2012
Pages 529
Binding Paperback
Edition 7
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780205052738
ISBN-10 0205052738
Dimensions 1 by 8 by 10 in.
Weight 1.92 lbs.
Original list price $177.40
Summaries and Reviews
Amazon.com description: Product Description:

A look at the evolution of social welfare

 

A New History of Social Welfare looks at the evolution of social welfare from early human history to the present day. The text demonstrates the institution’s social control elements as well as those intended to help the disadvantaged. 

 

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Understand the history of social welfare
  • See how historical trends, problems and programs relate to current social welfare issues
  • Understand the evolution of conflicting social values

 



Editions
Hardcover
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6 edition from Prentice Hall (July 1, 2008)
9780205624157 | details & prices | 544 pages | 7.25 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 2.12 lbs | List price $146.60
5th edition from Allyn & Bacon (June 10, 2005)
9780205437030 | details & prices | 510 pages | 7.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 2.10 lbs | List price $118.00
About: This revision traces the evolution of the concept of social welfare and presents a sweeping view of the history of social welfare programs from prehistory to the present.
4th edition from Allyn & Bacon (September 1, 2002)
9780205360031 | details & prices | 7.25 × 9.25 × 1.25 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $82.80
3 sub edition from Allyn & Bacon (September 1, 1999)
9780205296910 | details & prices | 469 pages | 7.25 × 9.75 × 1.00 in. | 1.90 lbs | List price $76.00
About: This revision traces the evolution of the concept of social welfare and presents a sweeping view of the history of social welfare programs from prehistory through the 1990s.
With Christopher D. Hillyer (other contributor), Brenda J. Grossman, M. D. (other contributor), John D. Roback, M. D., Ph. D. (other contributor), Teresa Harris (other contributor) | 2nd edition from Allyn & Bacon (September 1, 1996)
9780205197989 | details & prices | 468 pages | 6.50 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.60 lbs | List price $73.00
This edition also contains Technical Manual, Technical Manual
About: This book offers a wide-ranging view of religious, economic and political forces from prehistory, the Clinton administration, and the actions of the 104th Congress.
With Nancy Balbier | from Prentice Hall (November 1, 1988)
9780136134404 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.50 × 1.00 in. | 1.55 lbs | List price $52.87
This edition also contains Take Your Shirt Off and Cry: A Memoir of Near-Fame Experiences
Paperback
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With Jerome H. Schiele | 7 pck pap/ edition from Prentice Hall (August 6, 2012)
9780205222957 | details & prices | 529 pages | 8.00 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 2.00 lbs | List price $186.07
With Jerome H. Schiele (other contributor) | 7 pck unbn edition from Prentice Hall (July 27, 2012); titled "A New History of Social Welfare: Books a La Carte Edition"
9780205053124 | details & prices | 529 pages | 7.75 × 9.75 × 0.75 in. | 1.85 lbs | List price $126.47
About: A look at the evolution of social welfare   A New History of Social Welfare looks at the evolution of social welfare from early human history to the present day.
The price comparison is for this edition
With Jerome H. Schiele | 7 edition from Prentice Hall (July 27, 2012)
9780205052738 | details & prices | 529 pages | 8.00 × 10.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.92 lbs | List price $177.40
About: A look at the evolution of social welfare   A New History of Social Welfare looks at the evolution of social welfare from early human history to the present day.

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