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Reforming social care: options for funding By Anita Charlesworth & Ruth Thorlby
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The Government is expected to publish a White Paper on the future of social care in 2012. The White Paper will set out the Government’s response to the recommendations from the Law Commission... More > on reform of adult social care legislation and the Dilnot Commission review of funding for adult social care. This Nuffield Trust policy response examines the current level of funding of social care and the Dilnot Commission’s recommendations and suggests ways of funding a fairer, more sustainable system of social care. A digital copy is available to download free of charge from .< Less
Zhuangzi, mystic, moralist, and social reformer By Herbert Allen Giles
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Herbert A. Giles who has contributed more than 60 books and articles to the field of Sinology is here providing us a complete translation of Zhuangzi. This translation is of great interest to those... More > seeking to understand this fundamental work as we have few translations of the text and cross-comparative studies of the translations aid in gaining insight of what the original Chinese meanings might be. Such approach is beneficial as the original text, like many classics, presupposes knowledge in various fields to grasp subtle allusions, metaphors or puns. Further, many of the common names are themselves plays with words that requires difficult choices in translations. This work may be read in parallel with F. H. Balfour’s Zhuangzi, The divine classic of Nan hua, another important translation of the 19th century. ISBN-13: 978-1-944175-53-5< Less
Alphadelphia Association: An Exercise In Social Reform By Grace Wright
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Throughout history people have formed groups in order to establish the perfect society. This is the story of the formation of a Utopian society in the State of Michigan in 1844. Information was... More > gathered from the Archival records of the Association.< Less
Alphadelphia Association: An Exercise in Social Reform By Grace Wright
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Throughout history people have formed groups in order to establish the perfect society. This is the story of the formation of a Utopian society in the State of Michigan in 1844. Information was... More > gathered from the Archival records of the Association.< Less
Dickens on Reform By Brian Wright
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AP thesis paper on Charles Dickens,and how Dickens advocated for many moralistic issues such as judicial reform, sanitary reform, poor law reform, and social class reform. Examines the political... More > undertones in his works of Bleak House, Oliver Twist, and Hard Times.< Less
Primary Source Analysis: Social Reform – Was it a Diagnosis or a Cure? By Rick Granger & Mike Hoornstra
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The Primary Source Analysis collection examines primary sources and secondary source narratives that bring to light certain eras of U.S. History. Each PSA contains resources to help students... More > interact with the text and gather evidence to defend an argument in answer to the PSA question. Each PSA includes the full PSA with embedded questions, an abridged PSA, interactive notebook questions, graphic organizer, and writing planners for two, three, and four paragraph essays.< Less
Reformation and Renewal By Ruth McHaffie
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Life and Progression of Thought in the Christadelphian Community from its beginning up to 2000. Ruth McHaffie describes family and religious life as she and her husband George bring up their four... More > children and take an active part in the Christadelphian Community. She comments on changing social and religious attitudes and gives a detailed theological explanation and critique of some issues discussed from the 1800s into the latter half of the 20th Century.< Less
ROOPA II Social Cost: Magic Bullet of Social Reform By Raghu aka Joh Giuffre Research by Guerrila Economics
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This is the Abridged Edition with only 10 of the 33 chapters. Half the cost & faster read. Double our health care benefits while cutting insurance, taxes & gov't bureaucracy by up to 50%.... More > How? ROOPA works from a social cost based approach to develop new found economic policies. “Social costs” are all the expenses associated with a particular product or activity. In this book, we show the methods for identifying such social costs and then demonstrate how this data lends itself into specific policy proposals. With ROOPA, you need only follow the cost associated with each step of a product or action to pinpoint the exact spot of greatest cost. Intervene at these points of greatest impact and you beget both the greatest savings and the most effective policy response.< Less
Book of Bullshit - Rev. 0.1 By Fallen Reformer
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A few brief observations on the nature of spiritual reality.
James W. Alexander's Christian Social Reform in Its Antebellum American Context By Gary Steward
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As a work of historical theology, this book explores James W. Alexander's views on social reform, over against other views of social reform that were popular in antebellum America. While briefly... More > presenting Alexander's vision of Christian social reform, his critiques of other reform movements like "ultra-democracy," trade unionism, utopian socialism, abolitionism, and the secular education movement are treated at length.< Less

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Our World Our World By Deleah Payne
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