Social Welfare and Social Development by Leila PatelSocial Welfare and Social Development by Leila Patel

Social Welfare and Social Development

byLeila Patel

Paperback | January 9, 2016

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Social Welfare and Social Development discusses social welfare practice in global and regional context. It addresses issues of poverty, unemployment and populations at risk within South Africa and the role of the social welfare system in South Africa in tackling these issues. The book outlinesthe theory and practice of social development as the practice through which the South African government aims to address social challenges. The first edition was unique and groundbreaking in its explication of social development and is still valued for these insights. The second edition includesupdated discussions, reviewing changes in the social landscape since 2005.
Leila Patel is Professor of Social Development Studies at the University of the Western Cape.
Title:Social Welfare and Social DevelopmentFormat:PaperbackDimensions:352 pages, 9.45 × 6.61 × 0.74 inPublished:January 9, 2016Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199076839

ISBN - 13:9780199076833

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Table of Contents

Part 1 - A1. Globalisation and social welfare2. History of social welfare3. Social welfare in a democratic society4. Social development practice model5. Social protection and social development6. Development social welfare services7. Social planning strategies: designing, implementing and evaluating innovative, integrated social development programmes8. Exemplars of innovative social development strategies9. Enhancing social development practice for change10. Achievements, challenges and future prospects for social development