Common Faith: Education, Spiritually and the State

Common Faith: Education, Spiritually and the State

by Kevin Mott-Thornton
     
 

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840143218
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
01/01/1998
Pages:
217
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.70(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables
List of Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgements
1Introduction1
2Dimensions of Inequality in French and British Political Discourses Since the Early 80s9
3The Promise of Proceduralism - Is Democracy a Defence against Poverty?20
4Depoliticizing Inequality : 'Exclusion' and 'Discrimination' in French, British and European Discourses30
5Dimensions of Inequality in Britain and France46
6Concepts of Welfare and Solidarity in Britain and France61
7Inequality, Property and Community77
8The Theory and Practice of 'Positive Discrimination'90
9Ethnic Equality in Britain : Progress and its Limits105
10'Inequality' and 'Difference' in a Multi-Cultural Society116
11Do the Poor Need Social Work?127
12Race and Racism : Can Minority Ethnic Groups Benefit from Social Work?139
13Beveridge's 'Egalitarian' Legacy and the 'Revisionist' Critique151
14Perspectives on the Idea of an 'Underclass'161
15The National Minimum Wage : Pride or Prejudice?175
16Conclusion189
Bibliography195

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