American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach, with Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card Package (8th Edition) (What's New in Social Work)


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  • Publish Date: 2017-01-28
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Author: Howard Jacob Karger;David Stoesz

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For courses in Social Welfare Policy.

This package includes the Enhanced Pearson eText and the bound book.


Comprehensive, current coverage of the history, issues, and forces that shape American social welfare policy.

American Social Welfare Policy , Eighth Edition cultivates an understanding of both national and international social welfare policy. Using a policy analysis framework, the authors give students the background needed to grasp the social, political, and economic forces that shape social welfare policy, analyze the major programs that make up the U.S. welfare state, and discuss basic social welfare concepts. Updated throughout, the Eighth Edition examines the dramatic domestic and international events occurring since the previous edition that have impacted social welfare policy worldwide.

The Enhanced Pearson eText* is:

  • Engaging. The new interactive, multimedia learning features were developed by the authors and other subject-matter experts to deepen and enrich the learning experience.

  • Convenient. Enjoy instant online access from your computer or download the Pearson eText App to read on or offline on your iPad® and Android® tablet.**

  • Affordable. Experience the advantages of the Enhanced Pearson eText along with all the benefits of print for 40% to 50% less than a print bound book.

* The Enhanced eText features are only available in the Pearson eText format. They are not available in third-party eTexts or downloads.

**The Pearson eText App is available on Google Play and in the App Store. It requires Android OS 3.1-4, a 7” or 10” tablet, or iPad iOS 5.0 or later.


0134303199 / 9780134303192 American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach with Enhanced Pearson eText – Access Card Package, 8/e

Package consists of:

  • 013454501X / 9780134545011  American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach, Enhanced Pearson eText -- Access Card
  • 0134628128 / 9780134628127  American Social Welfare Policy: A Pluralist Approach, 8/e

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