Cases in Macro Social Work Practice
Pearson Allyn and Bacon, 2008 - Social Science - 276 pages
The Third Edition of Cases in Macro Social Work Practice provides relevant, contemporary, macro practice case scenarios that reflect practice dilemmas and challenges typically experienced by social workers in organizational, community, and policy practice areas.
It emphasizes the change process in both domestic and international settings by using a theoretical and practice perspective, and follows the outline of the Fourth Edition of Social Work Macro Practice--written by F. Ellen Netting, Peter Kettner, and Steven McMurtry.
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Outwardly, the clinic seems as true to its politics as ever. Staff open a "problem
gynecology clinic" to provide nonroutine care on the premises (rather than
referring to other practices). The regular abortion, gynecological, and the newer ...
Austin (1988) explored how these conflicted positions are a distinct feature of the
political economy in which contemporary human service programs are conceived
and develop. Since policies are typically implemented in organizational arenas ...
Bardach argues that policies need a "fixer," a powerful person willing to invest
time and political capital following an implemented policy, identifying obstacles,
and seeking remedies. He argues that individuals with the requisite depth of ...
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