States, Markets, Families: Gender, Liberalism and Social

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All students in the concentration acquire core skills in community planning and organizational management. In all this, the image of the working child had great symbolic value, as writers such as Charles Dickens knew. Organisations in civil society delivering social services and development programmes will ensure that the decision-making structures of the organisations are representative of consumers of services, members of the communities being served and other relevant role players.

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Publisher: Cambridge University Press (January 28, 1999)

ISBN: B007R96ZME

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