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Cogut Fellows participate in the activities of the Cogut Center and teach one course each semester. Social work practitioners and students are now being encouraged to do single -case research or at least, to evaluate their practice outcomes objectively. In the face of rapid globalization today, there are some societies that are currently straddling multiple stages of societal development like the Maasai people discussed at the beginning of the chapter, while others may have skipped over stages entirely.

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