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Social Work, Social Welfare, and American Society (with Research Navigator)

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Edition:
6th
ISBN13:

9780205401819

ISBN10:
0205401813
Format:
Paperback
Pub. Date:
1/1/2005
Publisher(s):
Allyn & Bacon

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Summary

This popular book provides a political perspective on social welfare to aid appreciation of the ideological context of contemporary social welfare programs. Written by two of the best-known authors in social work and social welfare, the Sixth Edition continues to examine the values, ethics, and knowledge needed by practioners of social worker. This book also explores the role of the contemporary social worker in social welfare programs and defines liberal, conservative, and radical positions. Strong, integrated coverage of the historical and political context of social welfare with definitions and comprehensive chapters on poverty cover theory, economics, and past and present anti-poverty programs to aid understanding of basic concepts and relate theory to practice. the latest edition includes new data from the National Opinion Research Corporation (NORC) and greater emphasis upon the belief that to understand social welfare one must understand the ideological positions that shape social welfare.

Table of Contents

Foreword to the Second Edition ix
Foreword to the First Edition xi
Preface xiii
Contributors xv
Introduction
1(6)
Suzanne B. Cassidy
Judith E. Allanson
Aarskog Syndrome
7(6)
Roger E. Stevenson
Achondroplasia
13(18)
Richard M. Pauli
Alagille Syndrome
31(10)
Binita M. Kamath
Ian D. Krantz
Albinism and Hermansky-Pudlak Syndrome
41(12)
Richard A. King
C. Gail Summers
Angelman Syndrome
53(10)
Charles A. Williams
Arthrogryposis
63(14)
Judith G. Hall
ATR-X
77(10)
Richard J. Gibbons
Bardet-Biedl Syndrome
87(14)
Anne M. Slavotinek
Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome and Hemihyperplasia
101(16)
Rosanna Weksberg
Cheryl Shuman
Charge Association
117(10)
Christine A. Oley
Coffin-Lowry Syndrome
127(12)
Alasdair G. W. Hunter
Cornelia de Lange Syndrome
139(12)
David R. Fitzpatrick
Antonie D. Kline
Costello Syndrome
151(12)
Angela E. Lin
Karen W. Gripp
Bronwyn Kerr
Craniosynostosis Syndromes
163(8)
Karen W. Gripp
Elaine H. Zackai
Deletion 22q13 Syndrome (Phelan-McDermid Syndrome)
171(12)
Mary C. Phelan
Gail A. Stapleton
R. Curtis Rogers
Denys-Drash and Frasier Syndromes
183(8)
Carol L. Clericuzio
Down Syndrome
191(20)
Alasdair G. W. Hunter
Ehlers-Danlos Syndromes
211(14)
Richard J. Wenstrup
Leah B. Hoechstetter
Fetal Alcohol Syndrome and Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder
225(14)
Albert E. Chudley
Sally E. Longstaffe
Fetal Anticonvulsant Syndrome
239(12)
Renata C. Gallagher
Kerry Kingham
H. Eugene Hoyme
Fragile X Syndrome
251(14)
Randi J. Hagerman
Gorlin Syndrome (Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome)
265(14)
Peter Farndon
Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
279(12)
Mary E. M. Porteous
Jonathan N. Berg
Holoprosencephaly
291(18)
Andrea L. Gropman
Maximilian Muenke
Incontinentia Pigmenti
309(6)
Dian Donnai
Kabuki Syndrome
315(8)
Louanne Hudgins
Klinefelter Syndrome
323(12)
Joe Leigh Simpson
John M. Graham, Jr.
Carole Samango-Sprouse
Ronald Swerdloff
Marfan Syndrome
335(16)
Iris Schrijver
Deborah M. Alcorn
Uta Francke
Myotonic Dystrophy Type 1
351(18)
Christine E. M. De Die-Smulders
Frans G. I. Jennekens
Chris J. Howeler
Neurofibromatosis Type 1
369(16)
David Viskochil
Noonan Syndrome
385(14)
Judith E. Allanson
Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral Spectrum
399(8)
Robert J. Gorlin
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
407(14)
Joan C. Marini
Anne D. Letocha
Edith J. Chernoff
Pallister-Hall and Greig Cephalopolysyndactyly Syndromes
421(8)
Leslie G. Biesecker
Prader-Willi Syndrome
429(20)
Suzanne B. Cassidy
Shawn E. McCandless
Proteus Syndrome
449(8)
Leslie G. Biesecker
Rett Syndrome
457(12)
Eric E. Smeets
Connie T. R. M. Schrander-Stumpel
Robin Sequence
469(10)
Robert J. Shprintzen
Rubinstein-Taybi Syndrome
479(10)
Raoul C. M. Hennekam
Russell-Silver Syndrome
489(8)
Howard M. Saal
Smith-Lemli-Opitz Syndrome
497(10)
Christopher Cunniff
Theresa A. Grebe
Smith-Magenis Syndrome
507(20)
Ann C. M. Smith
Andrea Gropman
Sotos Syndrome
527(12)
Trevor R. P. Cole
Stickler Syndrome
539(8)
Clair Francomano
Douglas J. Wilkin
Ruth M. Liberfarb
Treacher Collins Syndrome
547(8)
Marilyn C. Jones
Trisomy 18 and Trisomy 13 Syndromes
555(14)
John C. Carey
Tuberous Sclerosis
569(20)
John R. W. Yates
Turner Syndrome
589(18)
Virginia P. Sybert
Vater Association
607(8)
Bryan D. Hall
Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome
615(18)
Robert J. Shprintzen
Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome
633(12)
R. Neil Schimke
Debra L. Collins
WAGR Syndrome
645(10)
Carol L. Clericuzio
Williams Syndrome
655(12)
Colleen A. Morris
Wolf-Hirschhorn (4p-) Syndrome
667(10)
Agatino Battaglia
Index 677


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