Social problems and social welfare
Introduction and contents
The materials listed below are presented on the following pages of this unit in pdf format.
The hitchhikers guide to D211.
Block 1:Interfering in people's lives?
Unit 1: In the beginning;
Unit 2: Kid's lib: the politics of childhood;
Unit 3: Depraved or deprived: the problem of 'adolescence';
Unit 4: When I'm sixty-four;
Unit 5: Block review.
Block 2: Family, gender and welfare.
Unit 6: An introduction to the family;
Unit 7: Politics and the family;
Unit 8: Masculinity, homophobia and sexuality;
Unit 9: Women, work and the family;
Unit 10: New forms of domestic living;
Unit 11: The body politic, health, family and society;
Unit 12: Block review.
Block 3: Private troubles and public issues.
Unit 13: Social work: the personal and the political;
Unit 14: Social work in the welfare state;
Unit 15: Recieved into care;
Unit 16: Child abuse;
Unit 17: Images of domesticity: the work of the family centre;
Unit 19: Issues in disability: intergrated living;
Unit 20: Social work in the context of decline;
Unit 21: Block review.
Block 4: Reconstructing welfare.
Readings: Part I;
Readings: Part II.
Block 5: Disorder and reform.
Unit 29: Britain: a violent society?
Unit 30: Course review.