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Aging and social policy

leadership planning

by Patricia L. Kasschau

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Published by Praeger in New York, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Aged -- California -- Los Angeles Co.,
  • Aged -- United States -- Case studies.,
  • United States -- Social policy -- Case studies.,
  • Los Angeles Co., Calif. -- Social policy.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPatricia L. Kasschau.
    SeriesPraeger special studies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV1471.L71
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiii,419,(1)p. :
    Number of Pages419
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20941885M
    ISBN 100030464110

    Founded in , the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with more than , members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.   This book focuses on five themes that link to a compelling argument in the study of ageing and social policy. Firstly, there is a policy context of neo-liberal social policy and implications for older people which is presented, as well as the idea that social construction of ageing focuses on 'ageing body' and its discursive construction by medical and cultural : Jason L. Powell.


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