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Care and Social Change in the Irish Welfare Economy By Professor Bryan Fanning

Care and Social Change in the Irish Welfare Economy by Professor Bryan Fanning

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Summary

Focuses on the implications for Irish social policy of social change including the need to respond to changes resulting from immigration and shifts within the Irish welfare economy that have created new needs for social care. Many of the chapters locate Irish debates about care in a social policy context.

Care and Social Change in the Irish Welfare Economy Summary

Care and Social Change in the Irish Welfare Economy by Professor Bryan Fanning

The book's focus is on the implications for Irish social policy of social change including the need to respond to changes resulting from immigration and shifts within the Irish welfare economy that have created new needs for social care. Many of the chapters locate Irish debates about care in a broader social policy context. This is a companion volume to "Contemporary Irish Social Policy and Theorising Irish Social Policy".

Care and Social Change in the Irish Welfare Economy Reviews

"I have no doubt that there will be a demand for a further volume as the current set will be a valuable reference for students of social policy." Sheelagh Broderick, Trinity College Dublin Economic and Social Review 2000

About Professor Bryan Fanning

Bryan Fanning and Michael Rush lecture in the UCD School of Applied Social Science.

Table of Contents

Introduction: Context, change, challenges and care. Section 1 Context: Bryan Fanning, The new welfare economy; Martin Geoghegan and Fred Powell, Governance and social partnership; Michael Rush, The politics of care. Section 2 Change and challenges: Tina McVeigh, Education, life chances and disadvantage; Bryan Fanning, Immigration, racism and social exclusion; Alice Feldman, Social research and immigration; Kevin Murphy, Sustainable development, social policy and the environment; Michael Rush, Sport, health promotion and social capital. Section 3, Care: Michael Rush, Valerie Richardson and Gabriel Kiely, Family policy and reproductive work; Noirin Hayes and Siobhan Bradley, The childcare question; Suzanne Quin, Disability, children and social care; Maria Pierce, Older people and social care; Nessa Winston, Social policy and the Irish diaspora; Mary Ellen McCann, Community development and social care. Notes; References; Index.

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GOR009898389
Care and Social Change in the Irish Welfare Economy by Professor Bryan Fanning
Used - Very Good
Paperback
University College Dublin Press
2006-09-01
288
1904558828
9781904558828
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