A Rights-Based Approach to Social Policy Analysis by Shirley Gatenio Gabel

By Shirley Gatenio Gabel

This short source units out a rights-based framework for coverage research that enables 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 normal needs-based charity version when it comes to not just effectiveness and potency but additionally inclusion and justice. well-known criteria for human rights are used to spot values an important to informing coverage pursuits. routines, key files, and a longer instance illustrate either the approaches of making empowering social coverage and its most sensible and such a lot significant outcomes.

Included within the coverage:

  • Rights-based and needs-based techniques to social coverage analysis.
  • nearby and overseas human rights instruments.

  • Grounding social regulations in felony and institutional frameworks.
  • Conceptualizing social concerns from a human rights frame.
  • Measuring development at the cognizance 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 attaining the top ambitions of the sector. It additionally makes a invaluable classification textual content for social paintings courses. ​

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How is this done? Are there repercussions for the individual? • Nondiscrimination and equality. – Does the health policy in the country apply to all or does it exclude certain groups? Was this intentional or unintended? What, if anything, is being to address the discrimination? – Who benefits from the policy as it exists? Who loses? – In what ways have policies affecting rights holders marginalized the population? g. are benefits accessible, affordable, and adequate to all persons? 6. Recommendations.

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