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By Shirley Gatenio Gabel

This short source units out a rights-based framework for coverage research that permits social employees to reinforce their long term imaginative and prescient in addition to their present perform. It introduces the rising P.A.N.E. (Participation, responsibility, Non-discrimination, fairness) version for comparing social coverage, evaluating it with the conventional needs-based charity version by way of not just effectiveness and potency but additionally inclusion and justice. well-known criteria for human rights are used to spot values the most important to informing coverage objectives. workouts, key files, and a longer instance illustrate either the methods of making empowering social coverage and its most sensible and so much significant outcomes.

Included within the coverage:

  • Rights-based and needs-based techniques to social coverage analysis.
  • neighborhood and foreign human rights instruments.

  • Grounding social regulations in felony and institutional frameworks.
  • Conceptualizing social matters from a human rights frame.
  • Measuring growth at the awareness of human rights.
  • Rights-based research of maternity, paternity, and parental leaves within the United States.

For social employees and social paintings researchers, A Rights-Based method of Social coverage research gives readers a contemporary platform for reaching the top ambitions of the sector. It additionally makes a valuable category textual content for social paintings courses. ​

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