ISBN 9789868353046,Debating Social Development: Vol. 1: Strategies For Social Development

Debating Social Development: Vol. 1: Strategies For Social Development



Casa Verde Publishing

Publication Year 2007

ISBN 9789868353046

ISBN-10 9868353041


Number of Pages 215 Pages
Language (English)


SURENDRA SINGH is Professor of Social Work, at the Department of Social Work, Lucknow University, Uttar Pradesh, India. Prof. Singh is the most distinguished social work professor in India. In addition to his numerous books in Hindi Language, his list of book publications in English include, for example, Problems of Social Welfare Agencies in Lucknow (1970), Industrial Relations and Personnel Mangament in India (Jyotsna, 1977), Role of National Service Scheme in National Adult Education Programme (1978), Ecological development and National Service Scheme (1983), Youth in the Service of the Nation (1985), Child Labour in Agriculture (with R.B.S. Verma, Print, 1987), Yoga: An Introduction (with P.D. Misra, Bharat, 1997), Gender Equality Through Women s Empowerment: Strategies and Approaches (with S.P. Srivastava, Bharat, 2001), Health and Disease: Dynamics and Dimensions (with P.D. Misra, New Royal, 2002), Social Work Education in India: Challenges and Opportunities (with S.P. Srivastava, New Royal, 2003), Communication in Organisations (Bharat, 2003), Social Work Education and Practice: Realitions and Responses (with S.P. Srivastava, New Royal, 2004), and The State of Social Welfare in Asia (with Christian Aspalter, Antonina Dashkina, Adel S. Aldosary, Casa Verde, 2007). CHRISTIAN ASPALTER is Professor of Social Policy at the Social Work and Social Administration Program, Beijing Normal University-Hong Kong Baptist University United International College, Zhuhai, China, and Honorary Associate Professor, The University of Hong Kong. His book publications include Importance of Christian and Social Democratic Movements in Welfare Politics (Nova Science, 2001), Conservative Welfare State Systems in East Asia (Praeger, 2001), Understanding Modern Taiwan (Ashgate, 2001), Discovering the Welfare State in East Asia (Praeger, 2002), Democratization and Welfare State Development in Taiwan (Ashgate, 2002), Welfare Capitalism Around the World (Casa Verde, 2003), The Welfare State in Emerging-Market Economies (Casa Verde, 2003), Neoliberalism and the Australian Welfare State (Casa Verde, 2003), Fighting Old-Age Poverty (Korean Pension Corporation, 2006), and The State of Social Welfare in Asia (with Antonina Dashkina, Adel S. Aldosary, Surendra Singh, 2007). His forthcoming books include Securing the Future for Old Age in Europe (with Alan Walker, Casa Verde, 2008), Understanding European Social Policy (with Peter Abrahamson, Casa Verde, 2008), and Health Care Systems in Europe and Asia (with Yasuo Uchido and Robin Gauld, Casa Verde, 2008).