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Published by Routledge & Kegan Paul. in London, Boston .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Kathleen Jones.
ContributionsJones, Kathleen, 1922-
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Open LibraryOL14424410M

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Covering a range of famous cases of institutional violence in Britain, the book argues that police attacks on the homeless, violent evictions in the rented sector, the risks faced by people on workfare schemes, community violence in Northern Ireland and cuts to the regulation of social protection, are all being driven by reductions in public.   In the introduction to the book, Qvortrup sets out the conceptual distinction between children being seen as “beings” in childhood and “human becomings” destined for future adulthood. This is a key tension inherent in much policy formulation, especially with regard to policies of social investment. Wells, Karen. Social Security in Britain provides a comprehensive and up-to-date analysis of the social security system in Britain. As well as covering the historical and comparative context, the book explains toda. Social policy is concerned with the ways societies across the world meet human needs for security, education, work, health and wellbeing. Social policy addresses how states and societies respond to global challenges of social, demographic and economic change, .