ERIC Number: EJ537299
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1996
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Welfare Reforms and Services for Children and Families: Setting a New Practice, Research, and Policy Agenda.
Freeman, Edith M.
Social Work, v41 n5 p521-32 Sep 1996
Addresses barriers to family and community self-sufficiency. Asserts social workers need to understand the worldviews and values underlying political definitions of self-sufficiency to have a greater influence on social policy. Describes a more appropriate definition of self-sufficiency. Illustrates its usefulness with an example of community research. Recommends changes in social work practice. (KW)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles
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