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pdf Organizational Social Context: NCWWI 1-page Summary Popular

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This paper summarizes the article “Assessing the Organizational Social Context (OSC) of Child Welfare Systems: Implications for Research and Practice,” which finds that organizational climates characterized by low rigidity, and high engagement and functionality are associated with the most positive work attitudes; and caseworkers in the best organizational culture and climate profiles report higher levels of job satisfaction and organizational commitment.