Human service workers encounter many challenges as they face energy boom town situations in the Western United States. Currently, they respond following one of two models, corresponding to the role reserved for human services in the conservative laissez-faire and liberal enlightened capitalism models of American corporate behavior.
Jones, Bernie and Jones, Janet Benson
"Three Models ofSocial Planning for Human Services in Energy-Impacted Communities,"
The Journal of Sociology & Social Welfare: Vol. 9
, Article 14.
Available at: http://scholarworks.wmich.edu/jssw/vol9/iss3/14