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Social problems and social solutions

a cross-cultural perspective

by Robert Heiner

  • 175 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Allyn and Bacon in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social problems -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Social policy -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Social service -- Cross-cultural studies.,
  • Public welfare -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementRobert Heiner.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHN17.5 .H43 1999
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxx, 378 p. ;
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL364569M
    ISBN 100205278922
    LC Control Number98024853
    OCLC/WorldCa39108786

    Social Problems In Prison Words | 5 Pages. Define social problems. A social problem is something that society or certain groups in society see as threat or disruption to the “system.” Prison system: Examine and give three solutions to help fix the prisons. The prison system was designed to house criminals. The academic discipline social work builds its identity on the study of social problems. The goal is to generate knowledge about causes, consequences and potential solutions for social problems. This knowledge is expected to be useful to practitioners working with clients affected by different adverse conditions.

    This is the table of contents for the book A Primer on Social Problems (v. ). For more details on it (including licensing), click here. This book is licensed under a . Humanities & Social Sciences; Information Technology; Math & Statistics; Sciences; World Languages; Acceleration, Redesign & Readiness. Resources for Getting Started. Choosing the Right Solutions for Your Redesign; Solutions for Math. Modular Model; Compressed Model; Corequisite Model; Pathways Model; Non-course-based Remediation Model.

    The Functionalist View. As discussed in Chapter 1 “Understanding Social Problems”, functionalist theory assumes that society’s structures and processes exist because they serve important functions for society’s stability and line with this view, functionalist theorists in sociology assume that stratification exists because it also serves important functions for society. Social problems refer to any undesirable condition that is opposed either by the whole society or by a section of the society. Social problems and evils are the barriers to development and progress. Nepal is facing a large number of social problems such as caste system, child labour, illiteracy, gender inequality, superstitions, religious.


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