What Is Community and What Purpose Does It Serve?
According to your text, how do Fellin, and Pantoja and Perry define community? Compare and contrast the functions of community as defined by the authors. Where do virtual communities fit into these models, if at all?
Reflect on two communities you belong to: one virtual and one traditional community. What needs do these communities meet?
•Use your Social Work Macro Practice text to read Chapter 5, "Understanding Communities," pages 116–152.
Netting, F. E., Kettner, P. M., McMurtry, S. L., & Thomas, M. L. (2017). Social work macro practice (6th ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson.