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作者 Schram, Sanford
書名 Praxis for the Poor : Piven and Cloward and the Future of Social Science in Social Welfare
出版項 New York : New York University Press, 2002
國際標準書號 9780814786642 (electronic bk.)
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說明 1 online resource (315 pages)
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附註 Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- Part I. The Theory of Practice -- 1 What Accessibility Can't Do: The Politics of Welfare Scholarship -- 2 The Future of the Past: Jane Addams and the Social Work of Politics -- 3 Radical Incrementalism Personified: The Piven and Cloward Legacy -- 4 Which Side Are You On? Rethinking Research and Advocacy in Social Welfare -- Part II. The Practice of Theory -- 5 The Old Is New: The Racial Basis ofWelfare Reform -- 6 Putting a Black Face on Welfare: The Good and the Bad -- 7 Success Stories: Welfare Reform, Policy Discourse, and the Politics of Research -- 8 Compliant Subjects for a New World Order: Globalization and the Behavior Modification Regime of Welfare Reform -- Appendix: Sources and Measures for Data in Chapter 5 -- Notes -- Index -- About the Author
A compelling examination of the careers of Richard Cloward and Frances Fox Piven as well as Jane Addams demonstrates how politically-active scholarship can contribute to struggles for social justice
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
鏈接 Print version: Schram, Sanford Praxis for the Poor : Piven and Cloward and the Future of Social Science in Social Welfare New York : New York University Press,c2002 9780814798171
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