The Mosaic of Personal Social Services: Public, Voluntary and Private

@inproceedings{Cooper1988TheMO,
  title={The Mosaic of Personal Social Services: Public, Voluntary and Private},
  author={Joan Cooper},
  year={1988}
}
The main characteristics of each sector are outlined. A fluid situation which lacks a planned strategy reflects inadequate philosophical and professional debate. Social workers have a contribution to make to such a debate on the advantages and problems arising from a mix of service provision, on their own employment, and on client perspective and participation. The paper argues that the direction of social policy is weakened in the pluralist model, and the inequitable distribution of services… CONTINUE READING

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