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Power and participation: enhancing service user agency in social care

Pollock, Sarah 2016, Power and participation: enhancing service user agency in social care, PhD thesis, School of Health and Social Development, Deakin University.

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Title Power and participation: enhancing service user agency in social care
Author Pollock, Sarah
Institution Deakin University
School School of Health and Social Development
Faculty Faculty of Health
Degree type Research doctorate
Degree name PhD
Thesis advisor Taket, AnnORCID iD for Taket, Ann orcid.org/0000-0002-0971-5884
Wilson, ErinORCID iD for Wilson, Erin orcid.org/0000-0001-6417-7276
Date submitted 2016-03
Keyword(s) community services organisations
user agency
service improvement
Summary The research explored how community services organisations could enhance service user agency through a participatory approach to service development. It demonstrates, theoretically and empirically, how participation can offer individual empowerment and wellbeing benefits to service users, and deliver insights for organisations and government into how they could improve their services.
Language eng
Field of Research 111708 Health and Community Services
Socio Economic Objective 920299 Health and Support Services not elsewhere classified
Description of original xiv, 382 pages : tables, some coloured
Copyright notice ┬ęThe author
Free to Read? Yes
Use Rights Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No-Derivatives licence
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30085494

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