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Integrating services for children and families : understanding the past to shape the future

Author: Sharon Lynn Kagan; Peter R Neville; National Center for Service Integration.
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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As the state of America's children and families continues to degenerate, the human services system struggles to render the support it was designed to provide. Despite such efforts, American families have difficulty accessing services; they are forced to navigate an incomprehensible system where quantity is often deemed insufficient and quality is compromised.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sharon Lynn Kagan; Peter R Neville; National Center for Service Integration.
ISBN: 0300058713 9780300058710
OCLC Number: 29258370
Notes: Spine title: Integrating services for children & families.
"Published in cooperation with the National Center for Service Integration."
Description: xi, 226 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: pt. I. Service Integration in Historical Perspective. 1. Sociopolitical Antecedents. 2. Federal Approaches: Research and Demonstration. 3. Federal Approaches: Legislation. 4. The Categorical Approach to Service Integration --
pt. II. The Theoretical Context for Service Integration. 5. Evolving Definitions. 6. Multiple Theories --
pt. III. Practical Realities: Implementing Service Integration. 7. Action Frameworks. 8. Barriers and Incentives. 9. Strategies --
pt. IV. Putting the Past to Work for the Future. 10. Implications: Understanding the Past. 11. Recommendations: Looking to the Future.
Other Titles: Integrating services for children & families.
Responsibility: Sharon Lynn Kagan with Peter R. Neville.

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An historical survey of government involvement in US human services. The work traces the development and integration of service agencies and suggests that future social service reform must unify  Read more...

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