Community Care in Perspective by John Welshman
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Community Care in Perspective
By John Welshman

Community Care in Perspective

Care, Control and Citizenship

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Community Care in Perspective by John Welshman

Book Description

This cohesive collection fills a major gap in medical and social history by offering a detailed account of community provision for so-called 'vulnerable adults' in the UK from 1948-2005. It examines key issues such as charity versus rights, the role of the market in care provision and the changing construction of social categories.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9781403992659
ISBN-10: 1403992657
Format: Hardback
(216mm x 140mm x 20mm)
Pages: 299
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave USA
Publish Date: 31-Oct-2006
Country of Publication: United States

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Community Care in Perspective by John Welshman Community Care in Perspective, Paperback (October 2006)

Offers a detailed account of community provision for so-called 'vulnerable adults' in the UK. This collection focuses primarily on people with learning difficulties to offer insights into community care, examining key issues such as charity versus rights, the role of the market in care provision and the changing construction of social categories.

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Author Biography - John Welshman

DOROTHY ATKINSON Professor of Learning Disability in the Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Open University, UK ROHHSS CHAPMAN Practitioner in the area of inclusive research and partnership with people with learning difficulties in Cumbria, UK KELLEY JOHNSON SUE LEDGER Doctoral Candidate at The Open University, UK DUNCAN MITCHELL Professor of Health and Disability at Manchester Metropolitan University and Head of Clinical Services at Manchester Learning Disability Partnership, UK KATHERINE OWEN Qualitative Researcher in the field of learning disability and Doctoral Candidate at The Open University, UK SHEENA ROLPH Senior Research Fellow in the Faculty of Health and Social Care at The Open University, UK TIM STAINTON Associate Professor of Disability Policy Theory, University of British Columbia and former Director of Policy and Programmes for the Ontario Association for Community Living, Canada LIZ TILLEY Doctoral candidate, Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Open University, UK JAN TOSSEBRO JAMES W. TRENT Professor of Sociology and Social Work, Gordon College, USA JAN WALMSLEY Visiting Professor of Learning Disability, Faculty of Health and Social Care, The Open University, UK JOHN WELSHMAN Senior Lecturer in Public Health, Institute for Health Research, Lancaster University, UK

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