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Hevenstone, Debra

The American Myth of Markets in Social Policy

Hevenstone, Debra - The American Myth of Markets in Social Policy, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
Debra Hevenstone

Part I. Theory

2. Defining Social Goals: Pragmatism, Empiricism, and the Social Debate
Debra Hevenstone

3. Social Policy Design: Market-Oriented Solutions, Rationality, and Federalism
Debra Hevenstone

Part II. Policy

4. Labor Markets: Wages, the Employer’s Role, and Family Policy
Debra Hevenstone

5. Social Insurance: Health, Pensions, and Long-Term Care
Debra Hevenstone

6. Targeted Programs: Housing, Homelessness, and Youth Training
Debra Hevenstone

7. Social Pressure: Health Behaviors, Bullying, Prejudice, and Discrimination
Debra Hevenstone

8. Conclusion
Debra Hevenstone

Keywords: Social Sciences, Poverty, Aid and Development, Politics of the Welfare State, Sociology of Culture, Development Studies, Social Structure, Social Inequality, Cultural Anthropology

Author(s)
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2015
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
302 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9781137436306
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-57393-6

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