WorldCat Identities

Jordan, Bill 1941-

Overview
Works: 62 works in 392 publications in 3 languages and 11,846 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor, Other, Translator
Classifications: HV43, 361
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Jordan
Freedom and the welfare state by Bill Jordan( Book )

21 editions published between 1976 and 1978 in English and held by 528 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Helping in social work by Bill Jordan( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and Dutch and held by 474 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Beschrijving van de persoon en de houding van een hulpverlener m.n. in het reclasseringswerk en het psychiatrisch-maatschappelijk werk
The state : authority and autonomy by Bill Jordan( Book )

14 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 455 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Poor parents: social policy and the "cycle of deprivation." by Bill Jordan( Book )

13 editions published between 1974 and 1978 in English and Undetermined and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A theory of poverty and social exclusion by Bill Jordan( Book )

13 editions published between 1996 and 2015 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mass unemployment and the future of Britain by Bill Jordan( Book )

10 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rethinking welfare by Bill Jordan( Book )

11 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Addresses the relationship between personal and communal welfare. Bill Jordan shows how the general rules governing the organization of a society are intended to reconcile the welfare of the individual with the welfare of the community
The common good : citizenship, morality, and self-interest by Bill Jordan( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The new politics of welfare : social justice in a global context by Bill Jordan( Book )

16 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The New Politics of Welfare provides a critical introduction to the debates and politics surrounding welfare reform in the United Kingdom and the United States. By explaining the origins of and main tenets of the Blair-Clinton orthodoxy, and comparing policy in Western Europe with the dilemmas facing the governments of Central and Eastern Europe, this is the first text to place the reform process in the context of the present global political and economic situation."--Jacket
Migration : the boundaries of equality and justice by Bill Jordan( Book )

13 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this book, Bill Jordan and Franck Duvell offer an alternative to market-driven regimes for migration management, which select those able to make economic contributions, whilst confining vulnerable outsiders to impoverished and excluded communities of fate."--Jacket
The social worker in family situations by Bill Jordan( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1976 in English and held by 329 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Client-worker transactions by Bill Jordan( Book )

9 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 292 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paupers: the making of the new claiming class by Bill Jordan( Book )

8 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Irregular migration : the dilemmas of transnational mobility by Bill Jordan( Book )

15 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work analyses the fundamental tensions at the core of present attempts to manage the movement of population in the modern world. Contemporary events around the globe have prompted a reappraisal of the emerging consensus on migration control
Automatic poverty by Bill Jordan( Book )

11 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Invitation to social work by Bill Jordan( Book )

17 editions published between 1984 and 1996 in English and Japanese and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social policy for the twenty-first century : new perspectives, big issues by Bill Jordan( Book )

9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book shows how social policy can address these big issues, and how they relate to each other in an integrated world economy. Drawing on perspectives and analyses from political and social theory, economics, psychology, migration studies and international relations, Bill Jordan gives a new account of the links between global human development and individual well-being. He analyses the purposes and strategies of international organizations, business corporations and ordinary individuals, using case examples from all over the world."--BOOK JACKET
Social work and the third way : tough love as social policy by Bill Jordan( Book )

16 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The UK Labour government is committed to a welfare state where claimants are to become independant and take active participation. This text is an anlysis of New Labour's programme and the problems of implementing that programme
Welfare and well-being : social value in public policy by Bill Jordan( Book )

7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this original book Bill Jordan presents a new analysis of well-being in terms of its social value, and outlines ways in which this could be incorporated into public policy decisions
Why the third way failed : economics, morality and the origins of the "Big Society" by Bill Jordan( Book )

9 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 173 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the wake of the economic crash, public policy is in search of a different moral compass. This book explains why the Third Way's combination of market-friendly and abstract, value-led principles has failed, and shows what is needed for an adequate replacement as a political and moral project
 
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A theory of poverty and social exclusion
Alternative Names
Jordan, Bill 1941-

Jordan, W

Jordan, William

Jordan, William 1941-

Jordan, William sociologue

ジョーダン, ビル

Languages
English (225)

Dutch (2)

Japanese (2)

Covers
The new politics of welfare : social justice in a global contextMigration : the boundaries of equality and justiceIrregular migration : the dilemmas of transnational mobilitySocial policy for the twenty-first century : new perspectives, big issuesSocial work and the third way : tough love as social policyWelfare and well-being : social value in public policyWhy the third way failed : economics, morality and the origins of the "Big Society"