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ERIC Number: EJ1109766
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2016-Sep
Pages: 5
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 40
ISSN: ISSN-1049-7315
A Walking Contradiction, Partly Truth and Partly Fiction: A Critique of Stoesz' The Child Welfare Cartel
Ellett, Alberta J.
Research on Social Work Practice, v26 n5 p489-493 Sep 2016
This article is a critique of David Stoesz' descriptions of organizational issues in child welfare, and more specifically, the relationships between the U.S. Children's Bureau and the National Child Welfare Workforce Institute. The focus is on Stoesz perspectives and assessments of sub-entities (cartels) that are currently influencing funding and programmatic efforts to prepare child welfare employees. The critique also includes Stoesz' perspectives of current child welfare training efforts and issues related to child welfare as a profession. The review ends with a set of summary conclusions about the merit of the Stoesz article. [For "The Child Welfare Cartel," see EJ1109764.]
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative; Opinion Papers
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Language: English
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