Social Action With Children & Families [NOOK Book]

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Argues that meeting the needs of children requires a rediscovery and modernization of the social action and community development traditions of social work and aims to help those working in this field find a new, more positive sense of direction
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Social Action With Children & Families

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Overview

Argues that meeting the needs of children requires a rediscovery and modernization of the social action and community development traditions of social work and aims to help those working in this field find a new, more positive sense of direction
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780203435236
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
  • Publication date: 11/14/1996
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 421 KB

Table of Contents

Contributors
Series editor's preface
Acknowledgements
Introduction 1
1 Community development and children: a contemporary agenda 23
2 Rethinking practice through a children's rights perspective 43
3 Mapping the future? A contribution from community social work in the community care field 66
4 Social development with children and families in France 85
5 Family support and the journey to empowerment 103
6 New social networks for families and children in Germany 127
7 The role of the centre in family support 143
8 Mechanisms for empowerment: family group conferences and local family advocacy schemes 162
9 Long-term development: neighbourhood community development work on estates 182
10 Think global, act local: towards residents' control of their life, health and environment - tools and skills in social development in France 200
Index 219
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