Preface 1. A Social Ethics Approach to Social Problems 2. The Crisis and Denial of Access in Education 3. Welfare, Poverty, and the Legitimization of Social Inequality 4. Sidewalk Stories: The Forgotten Homeless People 5. Medical Apartheid: The Unequal Distribution and Quality of Health Care 6. Crime and Prison: The Social Control of Deviance 7. Social Ethics and Implications for Public Policy Appendix: Implications for Social Policy References Index
Anthony J. Cortese is Professor of Sociology at Southern Methodist University. He is the author of Ethnic Ethics: The Restructuring of Moral Theory, published by SUNY Press, and Provocateur: Images of Women and Minorities in Advertising.
"The mounting social problems of this society are begging for solutions--ethical solutions to be sure. "Walls and Bridges provides an original approach to the study of and solving of American social problems."