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- Start Publishing LLC 2013; US$ 1.99
Hull House is a settlement house in the United States that was co-founded in 1889 by Jane Addams and Ellen Gates Starr. Located in the Near West Side of Chicago, Illinois, Hull House opened its doors to the recently arrived European immigrants. By 1911, Hull House had grown to 13 buildings. In 1912 the Hull House complex was completed with the... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2010; US$ 105.00
This book offers a detailed examination of the living arrangements and material circumstances of the poor betweeen 1650 and 1850. Chapters investigate poor households in urban, rural and metropolitan contexts, and contribute to wider investigations into British economic and social conditions in the long Eighteenth century. more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 39.95
Die Menschen, um die es im Feld Soziale Arbeit eigentlich geht, werden als Adressaten in Forschungsarbeiten zu den verschiedenen Handlungsfeldern im Grunde nur am Rande thematisiert. Soziale Arbeit als Forschungsgebiet bleibt konzentriert auf eine eigene institutionelle und professionelle Praxis. Im Gegensatz hierzu werden Adressaten oder Nutzer im... more...
- Columbia University Press 2009; US$ 36.99
Advanced Clinical Social Work Practice traces the development of relational ideas from their origin in object relations and self psychology to their evolution in current relational, intersubjectivity, and attachment theory. Relational treatment emphasizes openness and collaboration between client and therapist, mutual impact, the client's subjectivity,... more...
- Westview Press 2008; US$ 29.99
Author Jay MacLeod ?s classic ethnography?a defining work on the cycle of social reproduction and inequality as lived through the young men from the Clarendon Heights housing project?now includes a third section that continues the... more...
- Springer Fachmedien 2009; US$ 69.99
- World Bank Publications 2008; US$ 19.99
This multimedia sourcebook on CD-ROM synthesizes an extensive body of knowledge and experience in managing urban slums accumulated over the last 30 years. The key lessons learned and their implications for future work serve as a useful tool for capacity building and knowledge sharing for policy makers, practitioners, planning institutions, community... more...
- Campus Verlag 2013; US$ 26.60
Durch die weltweite Wirtschaftskrise gewinnen Debatten um die Erosion des Normalarbeitsverhältnisses und die Prekarisierung von Arbeit hierzulande stark an Bedeutung. In vielen Ländern Afrikas, Asiens und Lateinamerikas gehören Phänomene informeller Arbeit dagegen schon lange zur gesellschaftlichen Wirklichkeit. Zwischen den verschiedenen regionalen... more...
- HarperCollins 2010; US$ 19.99
You are a good person. You are one of the 84 million Americans who volunteer with a charity. You are part of a national donor pool that contributes nearly $200 billion to good causes every year. But you wonder: Why don't your efforts seem to make a difference? Fifteen years ago, Robert Egger asked himself this same question as he reluctantly climbed... more...