Social Welfare in Canada

Social Welfare in Canada

Understanding Income Security

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Social Welfare in Canada provides an overview of the income security system in Canada, its development, programs, and the major policy debates. It is intended for those seeking an understanding of the many income security programs and policies, how they fit together, and how they work (or fail to work) in practice. This volume on income security is a companion to Social Work in Canada (also by Steve Hick), which focuses on the social services side of the Canadian welfare system. Together, the two books provide a comprehensive survey of the two components of the welfare system, the wide-ranging policy debates taking place over the role that the welfare system should play, and the many challenges facing it today.
Publisher: Toronto : Thompson Educational Pub., c2004.
ISBN: 9781550771398
Branch Call Number: 362. 582 HIC
Characteristics: 294 p. : ill., ports. ; 26 cm.


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