Community economic development in social work /

Community economic development (CED) is an increasingly essential factor in the revitalization of low- to moderate-income communities. This cutting-edge text explores the intersection of CED and social work practice, which both focus on the well-being of indigent communities and the empowerment of i...

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Author / Creator:Soifer, Steven.
Imprint:New York : Columbia University Press, 2014.
Description:1 online resource (585 pages)
Language:English
Series:Foundations of Social Work Knowledge Series
Foundations of social work knowledge.
Subject:Social work administration.
Community development.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Public Policy -- City Planning & Urban Development.
Community development.
Social work administration.
Social Welfare & Social Work.
Social Sciences.
Social Welfare & Social Work - General.
Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Format: E-Resource Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11237410
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Other authors / contributors:McNeely, Joseph B.
Costa, Cathy.
Pickering-Bernheim, Nancy.
ISBN:9780231508575
0231508573
9781322377827
1322377820
0231133952
9780231133951
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
English.
Print version record.
Summary:Community economic development (CED) is an increasingly essential factor in the revitalization of low- to moderate-income communities. This cutting-edge text explores the intersection of CED and social work practice, which both focus on the well-being of indigent communities and the empowerment of individuals and the communities in which they live. This unique textbook emphasizes a holistic approach to community building that combines business and real-estate development with a focus on stimulating family self-reliance and community empowerment. The result is an innovative approach to rehabi.
Other form:Print version: Soifer, Steven D. Community Economic Development in Social Work. New York : Columbia University Press, ©2014 9780231133951