About the Book
This edition aims to chalk out the theoretical and programmatic aspects of welfare and development administration system in India. It ascertains the socio-cultural milieu that influences the service delivery and examines the roles of varied stakeholders in the administration system. It delineates salient schemes and programmes for livelihood, housing, education, health, and other welfare and developmental concerns. The edition would be beneficial for the students of social work, practitioners, managers and administrators in welfare/development sector.
About the Author
Dr. Archana Kaushik is a faculty in Department of Social Work, University of Delhi. She is teaching this subject for many years and has evaluated efficacy of numerous welfare and development programmes. She has gained good understanding of welfare/development administration both through her academic as well as field experience. Dr. Kaushik has authored many books and contributed research articles in several journals of international and national repute. She has taken up varied research projects on issues like older persons, death, caste in administration, etc.