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By Roger Lohmann, Nancy Lohmann

ISBN-10: 0231111983

ISBN-13: 9780231111980

ISBN-10: 0231502613

ISBN-13: 9780231502610

By way of making particular linkages either to social paintings perform and to the background of administration concept, overlaying the speedily increasing box of nonprofit reports, and incorporating administration methods from Henri Fayol's ideas to overall caliber administration, this pioneering paintings grounds the perform of social management within the career of social paintings and agency-based perform higher than any textual content almost immediately on hand. The ebook additionally addresses ways that the strategic imaginative and prescient of social directors can be utilized to construct humane and lasting welfare associations, additional social justice, and confront oppression.To accomplish this activity, the authors combination numerous views: social management as administration, as a kind of social paintings perform emphasizing specialist and group management, as determination making stimulated by means of values and ethics and as establishment construction. Divided into an creation, an afterword, and twenty-five topical chapters, Social management discusses problems with government and application management in addition to such environmental matters as group, social organization, and more than a few designated subject matters, together with responsibility, ethics, contracting, and dealing with forums.

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42). Germain relied upon the definition of community competence set forth by Leonard Cottrell (1976). Cottrell spoke of the ability to “collaborate effectively in identifying the problems and needs of the community; achieve a working consensus on goals and priorities; agree on ways and means to implement the agreed-upon goals; and collaborate effectively in the required actions” (p. 197). It seems largely unproblematic and rather useful to extend Cottrell’s collective abilities from problems and needs to strengths, assets, and well-being.

Social Administration as Leadership The second important dimension in social administration is the phenomenon of leadership (Perlmutter & Slavin, 1984–85). In some management science conceptions, administration is leadership. William H. ” In dealing with leadership, we are concerned with the full scope of the topic: board 14 SOCIAL ADMINISTRATION: AN OVERVIEW leadership as well as policy leadership; community leadership as well as professional leadership; unit and departmental leadership by supervisors as well as executive leadership.

It is possible to use this simple notion to bring together the insights of Warren and like-minded researchers with those of Austin and Payton. 1 illustrates public and private means and ends. ) is the domain of private means to private ends. It is the very archetype of privacy. In an economy in which the publicly traded stock corporation is increasingly the dominant actor and retail stores are open to anyone caring to walk in, it is not too overreaching to define market activity in terms of the pursuit of private ends through public action.

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