The Resource Managing vulnerability : the underlying dynamics of systems of care, Tim Dartington

Managing vulnerability : the underlying dynamics of systems of care, Tim Dartington

Label
Managing vulnerability : the underlying dynamics of systems of care
Title
Managing vulnerability
Title remainder
the underlying dynamics of systems of care
Statement of responsibility
Tim Dartington
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Clinicians, managers and researchers - as well as politicians and religious leaders - are worrying about a lack of compassion and humanity in the care of vulnerable people in society. In this book Tim Dartington explores the dynamics of care. He argues that we know how to do it, but somehow we seem to keep getting it wrong. Poor care in hospitals and care homes is well documented, and yet it continues. Care for people in their own homes is seen as an ideal, but the reality can be cruel and isolating. Tim describes research over forty years in thinking why institutional and community care are bo
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.941
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HV41
LC item number
.D378 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Tavistock Clinic series
Label
Managing vulnerability : the underlying dynamics of systems of care, Tim Dartington
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 215-226) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Individual survival and organizational life. Thinking about systems of care ; The gang in the organization ; Self and identity : defences against vulnerability ; The question of dependency ; The pursuit of common unhappiness -- The survival of the unfittest. The management challenge ; The isolation of care services ; Mediating between systems ; The case for integration ; Human nature and organizational change ; True and false relationship in health and social care ; The costs of care -- The personal and the professional. An Alzheimer's case study ; My unfaithful brain : a journey into Alzheimer's Disease / Anna Dartington (with Rebekah Pratt) ; Learning to live with dementia ; Two weeks in 2006 ; The realities of care ; Postscript : learning from experience -- Conclusions. Reflections on partnership : can we allow systems to care?
Control code
ocn727948417
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 234 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781849407304
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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f95c5e4a-4bd1-443e-a77f-633cb226ea7f
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35891658
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)727948417
  • pebcs1780492367

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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