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  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • Fundraising in Times of Crisisby Kim Klein

    Wiley 2004; US$ 27.95

    In today's uncertain environment, where nonprofits find themselves grappling with the continued dowturn in the economy, the ongoing war on terrorism, government's cutbacks in social services, and a wave of organizational scandals--groups everywhere are straining to keep up with the increased demand for their services while struggling to generate funding.... more...

  • The Partnership Model in Human Servicesby Roslyn Benjamin Darling

    Springer 2000; US$ 94.00

    Students and practitioners are provided with a theoretical and methodological foundation for implementing client and family-centred 'partnership' approaches in human services. The author integrates the principles and practice of sociology with applied work in the helping professions. more...

  • Fundraising Managementby Elaine Jay; Adrian Sargeant

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 68.95

    This is the first truly comprehensive guide to fundraising management, uniquely blending current academic knowledge with the best of professional practice. Much more than a how-to guide, it provides a detailed overview of modern fundraising planning and practice, and analyzes critical issues as well presenting practical tools for campaign planning.... more...

  • Building Donor Loyaltyby Adrian Sargeant; Elaine Jay

    Wiley 2004; US$ 44.00

    Building Donor Loyalty is a hands-on guide written for professional fundraisers that outlines the factors that drive donor retention, explains how to keep donors committed to an organization, and offers suggestions for developing donor value over time. It is based on data drawn from a research program which included more than 20,000 nonprofit organizations... more...

  • Nonprofit Essentialsby Linda Lysakowski

    Wiley 2005; US$ 63.00

    Praise for Recruiting and Training Fundraising Volunteers "Linda Lysakowski brings into focus the realities of enlisting volunteers to ensure success in a campaign. She clearly outlines logical steps that lead to inspiring passion in the volunteer, who is so essential to reaching a goal. I wish such a comprehensive treatise had been available to me... more...

  • Opportunities in Fund-Raising Careersby Mark Rowh

    McGraw-Hill Education 2000; US$ 12.95

    This is the world's most comprehensive career book series, covering a range of professions from accounting to zookeeping, and encompassing traditional and cutting-edge careers. Each book offers job seekers essential information about a variety of careers within each field and includes training and education requirements, salary statistics, and professional... more...

  • Long-Range Persistence in Geophysical Time Seriesby Renata Dmowska; Barry Saltzman

    Elsevier Science 1999; US$ 225.00

    Advances in Geophysics, Vol. 40 systematically compares many of the currently used statistical approaches to time series analysis and modeling to evaluate each method's robustness and application to geophysical datasets. This volume tackles the age-old problem of how to evaluate the relative roles of deterministic versus stochastic processes (signal... more...