Organization development (OD) consultation technologies have been increasingly used by social workers in a variety of practice settings. Organization development is typically used in formal organizations, and there have been few reported applications in community development. This paper discusses the value of such applications and describes examples in a case study. Similarities between community development and organization development are presented. Technologies used are reviewed, followed by cautions and recommendations for further research
"Organization Development Technologies in Community Development: A Case Study,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 19
, Article 2.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol19/iss2/2