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Social problems and agencies

Spalding, Henry Stanislaus

Social problems and agencies

a text-book for students in social science courses

by Spalding, Henry Stanislaus

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Published by Benziger brothers in New York, Cincinnati [etc.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Social problems.,
    • Social service -- Societies.,
    • United States -- Social conditions.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Henry S. Spalding.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHN64 .S77 1929
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxii p., 1 l., 590 p.
      Number of Pages590
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6729022M
      LC Control Number29012735
      OCLC/WorldCa3106696

      Following the political examination of terrorism, this chapter suggests that the social problem task is not to expose or define the terrorist of the week – be it the Unabomber or the Islamic State organization (ISIS) threatening national security or the Central Intelligence Agency conducting covert actions – but to examine the political processes and practices that maintain, create, and. Social Problems: Continuity and Change is a realistic but motivating look at the many issues that are facing our society today. As this book's subtitle, Continuity and Change, implies, social problems are persistent, but they have also improved in the past and can be improved in the present and future, provided that our nation has the wisdom and will to address them/5(29).

      The social constructionist view raises an interesting question: When is a social problem a social problem? According to some sociologists who adopt this view, negative conditions and behaviors are not a social problem unless they are recognized as such by policymakers, large numbers of lay citizens, or other segments of our society; these sociologists would thus say that rape and sexual. Find Social Problems Textbooks at up to 90% off. Plus get free shipping on qualifying orders $25+. Choose from used and new textbooks or get instant access with eTextbooks and digital materials.

      Personal issues. Personal issues are those that individuals deal with themselves and within a small range of their peers and relationships. On the other hand, social issues involve values cherished by widespread society. For example, a high unemployment rate that affects millions of people is a social issue. The line between a personal issue and a public issue may be subjective and depends on. 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 Creative Commons by-nc-sa license.


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(Henry Stanislaus), Social problems and agencies. New York, Cincinnati Benziger Brothers, If, as some feel, a great many fads, trends, and problems originate in California, to later surface in other parts of the U.S., then this book will be of great use in helping readers to think critically about social phenomena in California that will likely have national and even global importance in coming years.