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 staff to augment 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 by way of not just effectiveness and potency but additionally inclusion and justice. famous criteria for human rights are used to spot values the most important to informing coverage pursuits. routines, key files, and a longer instance illustrate either the approaches of constructing empowering social coverage and its top and so much significant outcomes.

Included within the coverage:

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

  • Grounding social rules in felony and institutional frameworks.
  • Conceptualizing social matters from a human rights frame.
  • Measuring growth 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 important type textual content for social paintings courses. ​

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In many ways, the United States led the West in its pursuit of political and civil rights. The US Bill of Rights is often cited as one of the first public documents of modern human rights, Eleanor Roosevelt chaired the committee who wrote the UDHR, and the United States has committed billions of dollars in aid to expose and root out human rights abuses throughout the world. However, the United States has had an ambivalent relationship with international human rights law and has only ratified three of the major international human rights treaties: the ICCPR, the Convention against Torture (CAT), and the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination (CERD).

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