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Human services management : organizational leadership in social work practice

Author: David M Austin
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, [2002] ©2002
Series: Foundations of social work knowledge.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Human services management occurs in nonprofit, governmental, and for-profit sectors and involves a wide variety of organizational structures. These diverse conditions shape the effort to produce and project services that directly affect the quality of life of individuals, families, and communities through social welfare, health and mental health, criminal justice, and educational services. David Austin begins with  Read more...
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Austin, David M.
Human services management.
New York : Columbia University Press, ©2002
(DLC) 2002025650
(OCoLC)49493412
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David M Austin
ISBN: 0231504144 9780231504140 9780231528429 0231528426
OCLC Number: 961645144
Language Note: In English.
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 513 pages) : illustrations.
Contents: Frontmatter --
CONTENTS --
FOREWORD --
PREFACE --
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS --
1. INTRODUCTION --
2. Human Service Organizations --
3. Stakeholder Constituencies --
4. Organizational Structure and Program Design --
5. Service Delivery Networks --
6. The User/Consumer Constituency --
7. Organized Professions and Human Service Organizations --
8. Legitimators and Funders --
9. The Human Service Executive --
10. Boards of Directors and Advisory Committees --
11. Accountability --
12. Dealing with Change --
REFERENCES --
INDEX.
Series Title: Foundations of social work knowledge.
Responsibility: David M. Austinches.
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