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Social Services Abstracts

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Social Services Abstracts indexes current research focused on social work, human services, and related areas, including social welfare, social policy, and community development. Major areas of coverage include: community development, crisis intervention, evaluation research, the family and social welfare, gerontology, homelessness, policy, planning, forecasting, poverty, professional issues in social work, social development, social work education, support groups/networks, violence, abuse, and neglect.

This database indexes over 1300 journal titles. Check here for the list of journals.



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Social Work

Date Coverage

1979 -