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Published: 01 June 2010

92 Pages

ISBN: 9780190616045

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This text is published by OUP Higher Education Division

Caught in the Storm

Navigating Policy and Practice in the Welfare Reform Era

Miguel Ferguson, Heather Neuroth-Gatlin, and Stacey Borasky

  • Readable narrative form
  • Specifically written for introduction to social work, first-year policy, and macro-practice courses
  • Discusses multiple federal programs and policies in a client-centered context
  • Real-world view of non-profit management, staff and clinical supervision, and program evaluation issues
  • Street-level view of disaster relief in the wake of Hurricane Katrina
  • Innovative assignments and compelling discussion questions for each chapter
  • Glossaries of policies, terms, abbreviations, and Spanish words and phrases

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