ERIC Number: ED057291
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
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Planned Social Intervention; An Interdisciplinary Anthology.
Zurcher, Louis A., Jr., Ed.; Bonjean, Charles, M., Ed.
The 42 contributions that comprise this book (30 of which appeared in the December 1969 issue of the "Social Science Quarterly") present social scientists' current points of view and research activities relevant to planned social intervention. The topics explored are: I. The Social Scientist's Role in Social Intervention; II. Social Science and Social Policy; III. Historical Perspectives on Planned Social Intervention; IV. Reflection and Critique as Social Intervention; V. Program Evaluation as Social Intervention; and VI. Methodological Issues in Intervention Research. Parts II through VI are concerned with differing but related aspects of the social scientist's role in social intervention. A list of contributors and an index are provided. (DB)
Descriptors: Anthologies, Human Development, Intervention, Policy Formation, Program Evaluation, Research, Social Action, Social Problems, Social Sciences
Chandler Publishing Company, Scranton, Pennsylvania (no price given)
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