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Title Social work intervention in an economic crisis : the River Communities Project / Martha Baum, Pamela Twiss, editors.

Publication Info. New York : Haworth Press, [1996]


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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 220 pages).
Series Haworth social work practice
Haworth social work practice.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-208) and index.
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Contents Foreward / David Epperson -- The loss of "big steel" and the consequences for the river communities -- The crisis at the community level : exploring Aliquippa, 1984 and before -- Steps in the process : prologue -- Historical involvement with the Mill Towns and the use of the concept of community -- The school and the river communities project : making a formal commitment -- The phases of the project -- Aliquippa update -- The Electric Valley -- The Triborough study -- Duquesne -- Battered households / Hide Yamatani [and others] -- When unemployment strikes : the responses of women in households / Martha Baum, Barbara K. Shore, Kathy Fleisner -- Elderly parents and their underemployed adult children / Mary H. Page, Myrna Silverman -- Steeltown fathers : raising children in an industrial era / Phyllis D. Coontz, Judith A. Martin, Edward W. Sites -- The needs and concerns of youth in a depressed area : a brief report / Lambert Maguire, Hide Yamatani -- Selected community organization efforts: the Aliquippa Alliance, the Homestead Community development team, the Mon Valley development team -- The youth enterprise demonstration projects : Aliquippa, East Liberty, Monessen -- The river communities project seminar series -- Lessons learned : a critical analysis, an analysis of school-community relations -- Developing micro level policy : emergent themes -- The limits of micro level interventions : looking to state and federal governments -- Epilogue : a few last observations and an interview with Jim Cunningham : the Mill Towns today, the sequel to the River Communities project.
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Subject University of Pittsburgh. Graduate School of Social Work. River Communities Project.
University of Pittsburgh. Graduate School of Social Work. River Communities Project. (OCoLC)fst00659016
Community development -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh Region -- Case studies.
Social work with the unemployed -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh Region -- Case studies.
Deindustrialization -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh Region.
Plant shutdowns -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh Region.
SOCIAL SCIENCE -- Social Work.
Community development. (OCoLC)fst00870818
Deindustrialization. (OCoLC)fst00889862
Plant shutdowns. (OCoLC)fst01065684
Social work with the unemployed. (OCoLC)fst01123559
Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh Region. (OCoLC)fst01348895
Genre/Form Case studies. (OCoLC)fst01423765
Added Author Baum, Martha, editor.
Twiss, Pamela, editor.
Other Form: Print version: Social work intervention in an economic crisis. New York : Haworth Press, ©1996 (DLC) 96000357 (OCoLC)34193952
ISBN 9781135431976 (electronic book)
1135431973 (electronic book)
0789060361 (alkaline paper)
9780789060365 (alkaline paper)
9781135431907 (e-book)
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