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  • Contemporary Social Work Practiceby Barbra Teater

    McGraw-Hill Education 2014; US$ 47.00

    An introduction to the diverse settings of social work, detailing the relevant policy context, methods and approaches. more...

  • Crowdfundingby Steven Dresner

    Wiley 2014; US$ 60.00

    A groundbreaking book on the growing trend of crowdfunding Crowdfunding has gained considerable traction over the last few years. By combining the Internet/social media with equity-based financing, it is poised to usher in a new asset class that will change how early stage and small business financing transactions are consummated. Author Steven Dresner,... more...

  • The Money-Raising Nonprofit Brandby Jeff Brooks

    Wiley 2014; US$ 49.95

    Why commercial-style branding doesn't work for nonprofits—and what does Taking its cue from for-profit corporations, the nonprofit world has increasingly turned to commercial-style branding to raise profiles and encourage giving. But it hasn't worked. Written by a longtime industry insider, this book argues that branding strategies borrowed... more...

  • Bürgerschaftliches Engagement im Alterby Frank Schulz-Nieswandt; Ursula Köstler

    Kohlhammer Verlag 2011; US$ 22.70

    Das Lehrbuch behandelt die verschiedenen Formen des bürgerschaftlichen Engagements im Alter, fragt nach Motiven, Handlungsmustern und Funktionen und nimmt eine Einordnung in den "Dritten Sektor" zwischen Staat, Markt und Familie vor. Es werden die Grundstrukturen der "Engagementpolitik" von Bund, Ländern und Kommunen, der Sozialversicherungen... more...

  • Social Work Practiceby B Harold Chetkow-Yanoov

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 67.95

    Replete with numerous diagrams, charts, tables, and exercises, the second edition of Social Work Practice: A Systems Approach brings alive the systems model of social work practice. Learning systems analysis will lead you to a more dynamic view of reality. With this book as a guide, you are sure to give your social work practice the overhaul it needs.... more...

  • Führungshandeln in der Sozialen Arbeitby Michael Fleißer

    Tectum Verlag 2014; US$ 34.06

    Mit der Modernisierung des Sozialstaates geht auch ein Wandel der Jugendhilfe einher. Vor diesem Hintergrund fragt Michael Fleißer nach Führungshandeln in Einrichtungen des sozialen Dienstleistungssektors. Für seine Studien nutzt er die theoretischen Konzepte von Gouvernementalität und (sozial-)pädagogischer Professionalität als Basis, um die Beteiligung... more...

  • Equity Crowdfunding for Investorsby David M. Freedman; Matthew R. Nutting

    Wiley 2015; US$ 65.00

    Learn the ins and outs of equity crowdfunding with this informative guide Equity Crowdfunding for Investors is a comprehensive, objective, and authoritative guide to the social and financial rewards of crowdfunding. Before now, angel investing – and the spectacular returns possible in this asset class – has been off-limits to all but... more...

  • Bedrohte Professionalitätby Roland Becker Lenz; Stefan Busse; Gudrun Ehlert; Silke Müller-Hermann

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2014; US$ 39.99

    Welche Konstellationen, Probleme und Entwicklungen können Professionalität in der Sozialen Arbeit einschränken oder bedrohen? Unter dieser Fragestellung greifen die Beiträge des Bandes einen bisher nur selten fokussierten Aspekt der Professionsforschung auf. Aus der Breite des gesamten Handlungsfeldes werden Beispiele gezeigt, in denen problematische... more...

  • Practicing Rightsby David Androff

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 49.95

    Social work Codes of Ethics of professional organizations around the world appeal to the concept of people having ?rights? that social workers need to respect and advocate for. However, it isn?t always clear how social workers can actually incorporate human rights-based approaches in their practice, whether domestic or international. This book fills... more...

  • The Handbook of Community Practiceby Marie O. (Overby) Weil; Michael S. (Stewart) Reisch; Mary L. (Louise) Ohmer

    SAGE Publications 2012; US$ 76.00

    The Second Edition of The Handbook of Community Practice is expanded and updated with a major global focus and serves as a comprehensive guidebook of community practice grounded in social justice and human rights. It utilizes community and practice theories and encompasses community development, organizing, planning, social change, policy practice,... more...