Caught in the Storm: Navigating Policy and Practice in the Welfare Reform Era

Caught in the Storm: Navigating Policy and Practice in the Welfare Reform Era

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ISBN-13: 9780190616045
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 06/01/2010
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 92
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.40(d)

About the Author

Miguel Ferguson (PhD, University of Washington; MA, University of Arizona), is associate professor in the School of Social Work at the University of Texas at Austin.

Heather Neuroth-Gatlin (MPA, Texas State University - San Marcos), is vice president for Lutheran Social Services Disaster Response (LSSDR) and has spent over fourteen years in nonprofit and public sector management.

Stacey Borasky (EdD, Tennessee State University; MSW, West Virginia University), is chair of the social work and sociology departments at St. Edward's University in Austin, Texas. She has twenty years of experience in the child welfare arena as a social work practitioner, academic, and administrator.

Table of Contents

Contents
Acknowledgements
Abbreviations
Glossary of Policies and Terms
Spanish Terms
List of Characters
Foreword
Chapter 1: June 2004 "An Opportunity Arises"
Chapter 2: June 15, 2004 "A Question of Needs"
Chapter 3: "Putting It All Together: Innovation, Flexibility, and Teamwork"
Chapter 4: "A New Era Begins"
Chapter 5: "After the Storm"
Chapter 6: "The End or a New Beginning?"

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