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Title Introduction to social security : policies, benefits, and poverty / edited by John Ditch.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Routledge, 1999.


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 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Internet  WORLD WIDE WEB E-BOOK EBSCO    Downloadable
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 247 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1 The nature of poverty -- 2 The aims of social security -- 3 Development of social security -- 4 Poverty and the adequacy of social security -- 5 British pensions policies -- 6 Claiming entitlements -- 7 Social security, poverty and disability -- 8 Social security and poverty -- 9 'Race', social security and poverty -- 10 Poverty and social security in the European Union.
Summary An up-to-date text on an important social policy issue that needs constant updating. Essential reading for all students on social policy and administration courses.
Local Note EBSCOhost SocINDEX with Full Text
Subject Social security -- Great Britain.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- Social Security.
Social security. (OCoLC)fst01123077
Great Britain. (OCoLC)fst01204623
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Ditch, John, 1952-
Other Form: Print version: Introduction to social security. London ; New York : Routledge, 1999 0415214300 (DLC) 99026250 (OCoLC)41076416
ISBN 0415214319 (paperback)
9780415214315 (paperback)
0203170733 (electronic book)
9780203170731 (electronic book)
0203014758 (electronic book)
9780203014752 (electronic book)
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