ERIC Number: EJ585365
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
Reference Count: 0
A Map for You? Geographic Information Systems in the Social Sciences.
Queralt, Magaly; Witte, Ann D.
Social Work, v43 n5 p455-69 Sep 1998
Illustrates uses and benefits of geographic-information systems (computer-generated maps) for practice, administration, and research in social services. By mapping the location of problems, a service strategy sensitive to the community can be developed. Examples involving child-care agencies demonstrate how outreach and service issues can be clarified. (EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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