Families And Social Policy

National And International Perspectives (Marriage & Family Review,)

Publisher: Haworth Press

Written in English
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  • Family welfare,
  • Globalization,
  • Family / Parenting / Childbirth,
  • Political Science,
  • United States,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Public Policy - Social Policy,
  • General,
  • Family,
  • Cross-cultural studies,
  • Family policy

Edition Notes

ContributionsLinda Haas (Editor), Steven K. Wisensale (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages398
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9481937M
ISBN 100789032392
ISBN 109780789032393

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Family, State and Social Policy brings together two important themes: the changing nature of the family; and the relationship between family and state, as it is expressed in social policy. The book explores and clarifies the significance both of family change for policy, and of policy for families, outlining models that can be used in order to understand the state's approach and response to families.

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Social policy and the family As was saw in the previous page, lone-parent families are particularly vulnerable to having a low family income. Therefore over recent years numerous government policies have been designed to help everyone live in a stable family.

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