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The Pariah Problem: Caste, Religion, and the Social in Modern India

by Rupa Viswanath

Once known as “Pariahs,” Dalits are primarily descendants of unfree agrarian laborers. They belong to India’s lowest castes, face overwhelming poverty and discrimination, and continue to be a source of...


One Nation Britain: History, the Progressive Tradition, and Practical Ideas for Today's Politicians

by Richard Carr

Outlining the historical context, and offering suggestions for contemporary thinkers, this comprehensive overview shows how all three major UK political parties have made a significant contribution to the One...


The Search for Lasting Peace: Critical Perspectives on Gender-Responsive Human Security

by Rosalind Boyd

Presenting the human security agenda as a policy response to the changing nature of violent conflicts and war, this collection traces its evolution in relation to conflicts in different contexts (Burma, India,...


Their Second Republic: Islamism in the Sudan from Disintegration to Oblivion

by Abdullahi A. Gallab

Building on his successful book, The First Islamist Republic Abdullahi A. Gallab's Their Second Republic: Islamism in the Sudan from Disintegration to Oblivion deals with Islamism, its representations, history,...


Social Security for the Elderly: Experiences from South Asia

by S. Irudaya Rajan

This book overviews the issue of population ageing in five countries in South Asia and projects the emerging scenarios. With a new field survey, it also documents existing policies and programs on pensions and...


Women, Families, and Feminist Politics: A Global Exploration

by J Dianne Garner & Suzanne Cherrin

Women and their roles within families must be understood within the context of ethnic traditions, religion, and culture. Women, Families, and Feminist Politics: A Global Exploration combines all of these aspects...


The Politics of the Personal in Feminist Family Therapy: International Examinations of Family Policy

by Anne M. Prouty Lyness

Address the issues vital for women and their families

To be most effective, family therapists need to understand precisely what policies are in place and how they influence families and their relationships. The...


Mixed Economies Welfare

by Norman Johnson

This book explains the changes that have occurred in welfare states since the early 1970s and considers some of the policy dilemmas that have arisen. Each of the chapters begins with an introduction to set the...


Innovations in Child and Family Policy: Multidisciplinary Research and Perspectives on Strengthening Children and Their Families

by Emily M. Douglas

Innovations in Child and Family Policy tackles many of the common challenges that children and their families throughout the nation face: child care, family medical leave, special needs, parent education, preventing/addressing...


Summary of War on the Middle Class: How the Government, Big Business, and Special Interest Groups are Waging War on the American Dream and How to Fight Back - Lou Dobbs

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Lou Dobbs in his book “War on the Middle Class, How the Government, Big Business, and Special Interest Groups are Waging War...


Summary of The Cure: How Capitalism Can Save American Health Care - Dr. David Gratzer

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Dr. David Gratzer in his book “The Cure: How Capitalism Can Save American Health Care”. This summary offers a concise overview...


Summary of When I'm Sixty-Four: The Plot Against Pensions and the Plan to Save Them - Teresa Ghilarducci

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Teresa Ghilarducci in her book “When I'm Sixty-Four: The Plot Against Pensions and the Plan to Save Them”. This summary offers...


Summary of Landmark: The Inside Story of America's New Health Care Law and What It Means for Us All - The Staff of The Washington

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by The Staff of the Washington Post in his book “Landmark: The Inside Story of America’s New Health Care Law and What It Means...


Summary of The Global Achievement Gap: Why Even Our Best Schools Don't Teach the New Survival Skills Our Children Need - And What We Can Do About It - Tony Wagner

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Tony Wagner in his book “The Global Achievement Gap: Why Even Our Best School Don’t Teach the New Survival Skills Our Children...


Summary of The Best Practice: How the New Quality Movement is Transforming Medicine - Charles C. Kenney

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Charles C. Kenney in his book “The Best Practice: How the New Quality Movement is Transforming Medicine”. This summary offers...


Summary of The Raw Deal: How the Bush Republicans Plan to Destroy Social Security and the Legacy of the New Deal - Joe Conason

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Joe Conason in his book “The Raw Deal, How Bush Republicans Plan to Destroy Social Security and the Legacy of the New Deal”....


Summary of Code Red: An Economist Explains How to Revive the Healthcare System Without Destroying It - David Dranove

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by David Dranove in his book “Code Red: An Economist Explains How to Revive the Healthcare System Without Destroying It”. This...


Summary of Many Children Left Behind: How the No Child Left Behind Act is Damaging Our Children and Our Schools - Deborah Meier (Editor)

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Deborah Meier in her book “Many Children Left Behind: How the No Child Left Behind Act is Damaging Our Children and Our Schools”....


Summary of The Samaritan's Dilemma: Should Government Help Your Neighbor? - Deborah Stone

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Deborah Stone in her book “The Samaritan's Dilemma: Should Government Help your Neighbor?”. This summary offers a concise...


Summary of The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice are Undermining Education - Diane Ravitch

by Capitol Reader

This ebook consists of a summary of the ideas, viewpoints and facts presented by Diane Ravitch in her book “The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How testing and Choice are Undermining Education”....