By John Dixon
First released in 1987, this ebook analyses social welfare within the significant nations of Africa, at the moment. for every kingdom it considers the ideological framework underlying the social welfare process and describes the old improvement of either the process and the political and socio-economic context. each one bankruptcy seems to be on the constitution and management of the platforms in position and the way those are financed. Contributions learn the character of the several elements of the welfare method, surveying social defense, own social prone, and the therapy of the subsequent key aim teams: the elderly; people with disabilities and handicaps; teenagers and early life; deprived households; the unemployed; and the ill and injured. every one bankruptcy concludes with an evaluation of the effectiveness of the approach thought of. during this publication, specific cognizance is paid to the position of overseas reduction enterprises and to missionaries, and to the particular difficulties of poverty and famine in Africa.
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Social Welfare in Africa: Volume 1 (Routledge Revivals: Comparative Social Welfare) by John Dixon