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Social workers are passionate about serving others. They apply this passion to advocating for vulnerable groups of people like children, seniors and those with disabilities. Because of this, social work is tied to social justice, which often leads efforts to protect the rights of the previously mentioned groups.
- Poverty, Regulation & Social Justice
- Social justice
- What is social justice?
- A Philosophical Examination of Social Justice and Child Poverty
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Poverty, Regulation & Social Justice
Its main virtues are: first, it applies the CA to the specific situation of children, which is still a theoretically underdeveloped domain in the theory of justice. Secondly, it links the theory of justice to child poverty. Several features of the book are noteworthy. It provides a comprehensive theory of child poverty with very strong implications for political practice and thereby exemplifies a very successful blend of political philosophy and social science. Moreover, it provides a fertile ground for further philosophical and social scientific debate.
Emerging from a public colloquium on the criminalization of poverty, this volume critically interrogates how state and private practices have increasingly come to over-regulate people with severely limited economic resources, and understands this regulation as part of the dynamics of liberal capitalism. Exploring issues such as homelessness, social assistance and single mothers, and written from a diversity of perspectives from academics to frontline workers, policy-makers and those affected first hand by these practices, this book aims to help readers imagine a more compassionate future. Request Exam Copy. She is interested broadly in the criminalization of social problems and has focused research mainly issues relating to violence against women. Over the years Diane has been involved in several agencies dealing with problems of violence and poverty including the Community Services Council in St.
It seems that you're in Germany. We have a dedicated site for Germany. Authors: Schweiger , G. This book is open access under a CCBY license. This book investigates child poverty from a philosophical perspective. He mainly works in political and social philosophy, with a focus on the capability approach and its relation to poverty and children. His main areas of interest and research are social and political philosophy.
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What is social justice?
The concept of social justice has become a common part of the political lexicon in recent years, with New Labour identifying it as a key goal of its social strategy. In this article, I set out my understanding of what the elements of a social justice programme should look like and apply it to the performance of the New Labour government in the policy area which has traditionally presented a major challenge to social workers, the issue of poverty. Finally, I raise some questions about what this analysis means for the future role of social work shaped by values of social justice. Most users should sign in with their email address.
Social justice is the relation of balance between individuals and society measured by comparing distribution of wealth differences, from personal liberties to fair privilege opportunities. In Western as well as in older Asian cultures , the concept of social justice has often referred to the process of ensuring that individuals fulfill their societal roles and receive what was their due from society. The relevant institutions often include taxation , social insurance , public health , public school , public services , labor law and regulation of markets , to ensure fair distribution of wealth , and equal opportunity. Interpretations that relate justice to a reciprocal relationship to society are mediated by differences in cultural traditions, some of which emphasize the individual responsibility toward society and others the equilibrium between access to power and its responsible use.
Social justice is the promotion of just societies and treatment of individuals and communities based on the belief that we each possess an innate human dignity. All other rights must help, not block, this basic right of every human being.
A Philosophical Examination of Social Justice and Child Poverty
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