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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Community Transformation

Tina P. Kruse.

in Making Change

January 2019; p ublished online February 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work; Organizations. 5452 words.

This chapter provides a foundational overview of community development theory as fodder for connecting community change to youth social entrepreneurship. The chapter includes special...

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FGCs with marginalised communities

Iyabo Ayodele Fatimilehin.

in Family Group Conferences in Social Work

June 2018; p ublished online January 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 5282 words.

This chapter discusses family group conferences (FGCs) and marginalised communities. FGCs offer an alternative and more sustainable approach to working with families who are marginalised or...

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Collaborative Community Responses

Nancy Nason-Clark, Barbara Fisher-Townsend, Catherine Holtmann and Stephen McMullin.

in Religion and Intimate Partner Violence

December 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 15037 words.

Religious leaders can be part of the solution to domestic violence, not just part of the problem. This concept is rather difficult for many of those working in advocacy, the criminal...

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Embedding community work

Mike Seal and Pete Harris.

in Responding to Youth Violence Through Youth Work

September 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 2349 words.

This chapter details a community-based project in Bradford that, through the use of ‘home-grown’ workers, manages to deliver meaningful responses to youth violence with Asian young men,...

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Responding at the community (C) level

Mike Seal and Pete Harris.

in Responding to Youth Violence Through Youth Work

September 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 6303 words.

This chapter explores how the community can become a part of a culture of violence, both resisting and exacerbating it. Members of the community have mixed feelings about whether to escape...

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Community, Group, Group Work

Meryl Nadel.

in Not Just Play

July 2019; p ublished online June 2019 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work; Couple and Family Social Work; Organizations; Community Development. 5954 words.

“Community, Group, Group Work” continues to explore ideas undergirding social work in summer camps, examining how social science thinking about communities and groups informed both the...

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Getting on and getting by

Brid Featherstone, Sue White and Kate Morris.

in Re-imagining child protection

April 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 7318 words.

Chapter 6 explores the literature on suffering and the importance of attending to everyday experiences of living with shame in an unequal society. It explores the lived experience of...

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Conclusions

Brid Featherstone, Sue White and Kate Morris.

in Re-imagining child protection

April 2014; p ublished online September 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 4573 words.

In the conclusion it is argued that the current settlements about child protection need dismantling not because children have ceased to need protection, but because the orthodoxies are...

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Taking Stock of Your School, Your Families, and Your Community

Nancy Feyl Chavkin.

in Family Engagement in Schools

April 2017; p ublished online March 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work; Organizations. 4922 words.

“Taking Stock of Your School, Your Families, and Your Community” introduces the planning model for working in the area of family engagement with schools. There are three parts to the Very...

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The Social Ecology of Adolescent Alcohol and Drug Use

Michael G. Vaughn, Margaret Lombe, Stephen Tripodi and Von E. Nebbitt.

in Adolescents in Public Housing

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 4119 words.

This chapter examines how community cohesion buffers the relationship between multiple risk factors and alcohol, tobacco, and marijuana use by African American adolescents in urban public...

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A New Direction for Public Housing

Carol S. Collard and Von E. Nebbitt.

in Adolescents in Public Housing

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 3384 words.

African American adolescents living in urban public housing are exposed to positive and negative influences from their immediate community. Community cohesion plays an important role in...

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An Integrated Model of Adolescent Development in Public Housing Neighborhoods

Von E. Nebbitt, Kathy Sanders-Phillips and Lisa R. Rawlings.

in Adolescents in Public Housing

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 5180 words.

Public housing communities have become isolated pockets of concentrated poverty primarily occupied by nonwhite families and often marked by an array of social ills, including high rates of...

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Working with intersectional identities

Mike Seal and Pete Harris.

in Responding to Youth Violence Through Youth Work

September 2016; p ublished online May 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 5876 words.

In this chapter, the authors employ a post-structural theoretical frame to make sense of young people’s evolving and hybrid identities in late modern European societies. They explore how...

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Risk and Protective Factors of Depressive Symptoms

Margaret Lombe and Von E. Nebbitt.

in Adolescents in Public Housing

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 4381 words.

This chapter assesses how the downward extension of adult responsibilities to adolescence (i.e. adultification) and community cohesion buffer the effects of delinquent behavior, exposure to...

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Implications to Practice and Service Use

Theda Rose, Michael Lindsey and Von E. Nebbitt.

in Adolescents in Public Housing

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 2881 words.

Studies show that African American adolescents may be at higher risk for adverse behavioral health outcomes, such as depression, compared to other racial/ethnic minority youth....

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Development of the SYP Curriculum

Catherine Fuchsel.

in Yes I Can, (Sí, Yo Puedo)

January 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 3348 words.

This chapter provides an overview of how the Sí, Yo Puedo (SYP) curriculum and program was developed from a qualitative pilot study that examined the meaning of marriage, relationships, and...

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A Framework for Inquiry into Neighborhood–Institutional Relationships Related to Public Housing and Adolescent Development

Odis Johnson and Von E. Nebbitt.

in Adolescents in Public Housing

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 5191 words.

Public housing developments are institutions with ecological structures, features, and functions similar to those that define neighborhoods. Like neighborhoods, they possess a structural...

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Adolescents in Public Housing

Von Nebbitt.

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Book. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 256 pages.

This book incorporates data from multiple public housing sites in large U.S. cities to shine much-needed light on the symptoms and behaviors of African American youth living in non-HOPE VI...

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Methodology and Procedures

Von E. Nebbitt, Taqi M. Tirmazi and Tarek Zidan.

in Adolescents in Public Housing

June 2015; p ublished online November 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 9013 words.

From spring 2005 through summer 2008, cross-sectional data were collected from 898 African American adolescents living in public housing developments in four large US cities: New York City...

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Training Religious Leaders and Faith-Based Resources

Nancy Nason-Clark, Barbara Fisher-Townsend, Catherine Holtmann and Stephen McMullin.

in Religion and Intimate Partner Violence

December 2017; p ublished online October 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Child and Adolescent Social Work. 14077 words.

Few religious leaders feel well equipped to respond to the needs of families impacted by abuse, and neither do recent seminary graduates. There is a chasm between the needs of pastors for...

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