Water and Social Policy

Authors: Pawar, M.

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Manohar Pawar discusses the relevance and importance of social policy for water issues. By analysing several interrelated perspectives on water, he suggests core values as bases for formulating and implementing social policies so as to provide universal free access to safe drinking water for all, particularly for the most poor and disadvantaged.

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Manohar Pawar is Professor of Social Work at Charles Sturt University, Australia. He has over thirty years of experience in social work education, research and practice in Australia and India. His current research, funded by the Australian Research Council's Discovery Project, focuses on virtues and social work practice. He has received a number of awards, including the Citations for Outstanding Contributions to Student Learning (Australian Learning and Teaching Council, 2008) and the Quality of Life Award (Association of Commonwealth Universities, 2001). His recent and forthcoming publications include: International Social Work: Issues, Strategies and Programs (with D. Cox, 2013), Social and Community Development Practice (2014), Social Work Practice Methods: Reflections on Thinking, Doing and Being (with A. Anscombe, 2014).

Table of contents (5 chapters)

  • Introduction to Water and Social Policy

    Pawar, Manohar

    Pages 1-8

  • Social Policy and Water

    Pawar, Manohar

    Pages 9-24

  • Contemporary Perspectives on Water

    Pawar, Manohar

    Pages 25-59

  • Bases of Social Policies and Social Action for Water

    Pawar, Manohar

    Pages 60-76

  • Conclusion: Social Policy for Universal Free Drinking Water

    Pawar, Manohar

    Pages 77-82

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Water and Social Policy
Authors
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-38552-9
DOI
10.1057/9781137385529
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-38551-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-48128-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 105
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