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Holding fast : the struggle to create resilient caregiving organizations

Author: William A Kahn
Publisher: Hove, East Sussex ; New York : Brunner-Routledge, 2005.
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"Illustrated by case studies based on extensive research in schools, hospitals, social work agencies, healthcare centres and religious institutions, Holding Fast identifies the problems faced by caregiving organizations, and outlines appropriate strategies for tackling these to create a resilient, effective organization." "Holding Fast offers a portrait of how organizations become or are prevented from becoming  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Kahn, William A., 1959-
Holding fast
(DLC) 2004013760
(OCoLC)55765635
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: William A Kahn
ISBN: 9781135479176 1135479178 0203324064 9780203324066
OCLC Number: 889813880
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 242 pages)
Contents: Caregiving organizations defined --
The stress of caregiving work --
Resilience under stress --
System breakdowns --
Caregivers and casualties --
Authority at work --
Divided they fall --
Teams, real and imaginary --
Politics --
Running in place --
The leadership task --
Negotiating dependency --
Leadership and change.
Responsibility: William A. Kahn.
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