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Understanding human need

Dean, Hartley (2020) Understanding human need. Understanding Welfare: Social Issues, Policy and Practice. Policy Press, Bristol, UK. ISBN 9781447341987

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This second edition of a widely respected textbook is one of the few resources available to provide an overview of human need, as a key concept in the social sciences. Taking an approach encompassing both global North and South, this accessible and engaging book models existing practical and theoretical approaches to human need while also proposing a radical alternative.

Item Type: Book
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Additional Information: © 2020 Policy Press and the Social Policy Association
Divisions: Social Policy
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
H Social Sciences > HN Social history and conditions. Social problems. Social reform
Date Deposited: 16 Jun 2020 07:12
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 22:32

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