Empower your students to become part of the solution. With a clear and upbeat voice, this thought-provoking overview of social problems challenges readers to understand and recognize social problems in their communities and inspires them to become part of the solution. The Fourth Edition of this popular book goes beyond the typical presentation of contemporary social problems and their consequences by emphasizing the importance and effectiveness of community involvement to achieve real solutions. With an overarching focus on social inequalities and policy, this proven text provides a platform for discussion that encourages critical thinking and inspires hope.Brennan Jackson was accepted to the University of CaliforniaaBerkeley for admission in fall 2009. The Rising college university offered him $212 in scholarship aid, but the rest of his tuition and board, estimated 9 Costs at $27, 000 for ... In response to shrinking state support and university endowments, during the 2011a2012 academic year, the average total fees (tuition, room and board) increasedanbsp;...
|Title||:||Social Problems: Community, Policy, and Social Action|
|Publisher||:||SAGE Publications - 2013-04-02|