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Cottonopolis and Hanseatic City: A Comparative Description of Hamburg and Manchester

Rainer Liedtke

in Jewish Welfare in Hamburg and Manchester c.1850–1914

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207238
eISBN:
9780191677564
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207238.003.0002
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

This chapter provides a detailed picture of the internal workings of Jewish welfare organizations through primary sources. It analyses Jewish welfare by providing a comparative description of Hamburg ... More


Three Case Studies

Sabina Alkire

in Valuing Freedoms: Sen's Capability Approach and Poverty Reduction

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
April 2004
ISBN:
9780199245796
eISBN:
9780191600838
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199245797.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Development, Growth, and Environmental

The sixth and seventh chapters that make up Part II of the book consist of one practical and much narrower application of the capability approach, namely, a discussion of how economic analysis ... More


“A Little State Within a Larger One”: The Expansion of Jewish Welfare During the Weimar Republic

in Germans into Jews: Remaking the Jewish Social Body in the Weimar Republic

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780804757119
eISBN:
9780804771405
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804757119.003.0004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Jewish Studies

This chapter turns to a broader examination of social welfare as a means of facilitating the social and biological rejuvenation of German Jews. Following the war, the entire spectrum of religiously ... More


Closing Rank: Power and Colorblindness

Rose Ernst

in The Price of Progressive Politics: The Welfare Rights Movement in an Era of Colorblind Racism

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814722480
eISBN:
9780814722749
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814722480.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, American Politics

This chapter examines how the dominant racial ideology of colorblindness conforms to particular frames used by welfare rights activists to describe the way in which their organizations struggle with ... More


‘Ending Welfare as we know it’: Welfare Reform in the US

Joel F. Handler

in Administering welfare reform: International transformations in welfare governance

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781861346520
eISBN:
9781447301417
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781861346520.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Comparative and Historical Sociology

This chapter studies the effects of welfare reform on states, welfare recipients, and welfare delivery organisations. It aims to determine whether the increased flexibility of giving states has ... More


The Third Sector: Community Organizations, NGOs, and Nonprofits

Meghan Elizabeth Kallman and Terry Nichols Clark

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780252040436
eISBN:
9780252098857
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5406/illinois/9780252040436.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Civil society organizations, nonprofit organizations, national and international nongovernmental organizations, and a variety of formal and informal associations have coalesced into a world political ... More


Dialogical child welfare: conclusion

Carolus van Nijnatten

in Children's agency, children's welfare: A dialogical approach to child development, policy and practice

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847424891
eISBN:
9781447301837
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847424891.003.0009
Subject:
Social Work, Children and Families

This book has discussed the function of dialogue in development, the upbringing of children, child welfare and child welfare organisation. Dialogue is the very instrument by which to try to realise ... More


Better Crops, Better Pigs, Better Children: The Iowa Child Welfare Research Station

Alice Boardman Smuts

in Science in the Service of Children, 1893-1935

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300108972
eISBN:
9780300128475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300108972.003.0008
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter discusses the study of disadvantaged and “defective” children at the State University of Iowa during the eight years preceding 1915—the year when a group of Iowa women led by Cora Bussey ... More


How uniform are uniform services? Towards a geography of citizenship

Martin Powell

in Devolution and social citizenship in the UK

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847420367
eISBN:
9781447302056
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847420367.003.0009
Subject:
Sociology, Urban and Rural Studies

This chapter focuses on the meaning of rights when they must be processed through bureaucratic realities. Large social welfare organisations have all the foibles of professions, bureaucracies, and ... More


Jewish American Philanthropy and the Crisis of 1929: The Case of OZE-TOZ and the JDC

Rakefet Zalashik

in 1929: Mapping the Jewish World

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
March 2016
ISBN:
9780814720202
eISBN:
9781479878253
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
NYU Press
DOI:
10.18574/nyu/9780814720202.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

This chapter examines the impact of the financial crisis of 1929 on the Joint Distribution Committee's (JDC) relationship with the two Societies for the Protection of the Health of the Jewish People ... More


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