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SOWK 260/360: Social Welfare, Social Policy & Social Work: Home

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Additional Required Readings

American Convention of Abolition Scientists. (1921). Advice given Negroes a century ago. The Journal of Negro History, 6, 103-112. DOI: 10.2307/2713831

Bartlett, H.M. (1928). The social survey and the charity organization movement. The American Journal of Sociology, 34, 330-346. DOI: 10.1086/214672

Hill, K. (2008). A strengths-based framework for social policy: Barriers and possibilities. Journal of Policy Practice, 2 (2-3), 106-121. DOI: 10.1080/15588740801937920

Karger, H., J. & Storsz, D. (2018). Social welfare policy research. In American social welfare policy: A pluralist approach (pp.47-57). Pearson.

Lundblad, K.S. (1995). Jane Addams and social reform: A role model for the 1990's. Social Work, 40, 661-669. DOI: 10.1093/sw/40.5.661

Mellinger, M.S. (2017, June). What is advocacy? Philanthropy Journal. Retrieved from

Mohl, R.A. (1970). Humanitarianism in the pre-industrial city. The New York Society for the prevention of pauperism, 1817-1823. The Journal of American History, 57, 576-599. DOI: 10.2307/1917976

Newell, B.P. (1923). Social work of women's organizations in the churches: Methodist Episcopal Church South. Journal of Social Forces;, 1, 310-314. DOI: 10.2307/3005411

Ridic, G., Gleason, S., & Ridic, O. (2012). Comparisons of health care systems in the United States, Germany and Canada. Materia Socio-Medica, 24(2), 112-120. Retrieved from


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