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  • Critical Analysis Skills For Social Workersby David Wilkins; Godfred Boahen

    McGraw-Hill Education 2013; US$ 42.00

    This book will help both pre- and post-qualifying social work students gain an overview of key analysis skills by using case studies, practical examples and practice dilemmas. more...

  • The Prepper's Complete Book of Disaster Readinessby Jim Cobb

    Ulysses Press 2013; US$ 16.99

    PREPARE. SURVIVE. THRIVE. Is your survival plan complete from A to Z? Are you truly 100 percent prepared? Because if you overlook one vital area, fail to stock one critical supply or underestimate one potential danger, your whole plan could come crashing down. The Prepper?s Complete Book of Disaster Readiness guarantees you won?t miss a thing... more...

  • Analysing Social Work Communicationby Christopher Hall; Kirsi Juhila; Maureen Matarese; Carolus van Nijnatten

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 54.95

    With communication and relationships at the core of social work, this book reveals the way it is foremost a practice that becomes reality in dialogue, illuminating some of the profession?s key dilemmas. Applied discourse studies illustrate the importance of talk and interaction in the construction of everyday and institutional life. This book provides... more...

  • Praxiswissen Netzwerkarbeitby Eike Quilling; Hans J. Nicolini; Christine Graf; Dagmar Starke

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 13.72

    Regionale und lokale Netzwerke können einen wichtigen Beitrag zur Erfüllung der sozialen Grundversorgung in einer Kommune leisten. 'Netzwerkarbeit' liefert die hierzu notwendigen Strategien und Instrumente für ein erfolgreiches Management von Netzwerken im Non-Profit-Bereich. Illustriert durch vielfältige Beispiele aus unterschiedlichen Handlungsfeldern... more...

  • Soziale Arbeit, Gerechtigkeit und das gute Lebenby Dieter Röh

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 27.44

    Der Capabilities Approach ist derzeit wohl diejenige Theorie mit dem meisten Entwicklungspotential für die Soziale Arbeit, bislang ist dieses Potential jedoch weder national noch international ausgeschöpft. Gerade in Zeiten einer neoliberalen (Sozial-)Politik und einer neosozialen Neuprogrammierung Sozialer Arbeit bedarf es daher einer ethisch aufgeklärten... more...

  • Sozialarbeiterische Beratung in Gesellschaftby Babette Rohner

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 24.69

    Die Vielschichtigkeit der sozialarbeiterischen Beratungspraxis wird in dieser theoretischen Studie zum Ausgangspunkt genommen um die gesellschaftliche Verbundenheit der Sozialen Arbeit machtanalytisch zu beschreiben. Dies geschieht am Beispiel der Beratung von Migrantinnen, die aufgrund widersprüchlicher gesellschaftlicher Dynamiken bei den Fragen... more...

  • Charities in the Non-Western Worldby Rajeswary Ampalavanar Brown; Justin Pierce

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 49.95

    This book looks at the operation of indigenous charities at a regional, localised and global level. Chapters focus on the adaptation, accountability and operation of charities across a wide range of jurisdictions from China to Indonesia, Thailand, Iran, South Africa, Sri Lanka, Lebanon and Turkey. It examines the ownership, participation and accountability... more...

  • Jake and Miller's Big Adventureby Bernie Carr; Aja Mulford

    Ulysses Press 2014; US$ 14.99

    BEING PREPARED IS A TON OF FUN! The world can be a scary place! There are snowstorms and mean snakes, hot jungles and wild rivers. But intrepid adventurer Jake and his dog Miller aren?t scared ?they?re prepared! In Jake & Miller?s Big Adventure , young readers discover it?s never too early to start prepping. Learning how to use life-saving survival... more...

  • An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practiceby James A. Forte

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 52.95

    An Introduction to Using Theory in Social Work Practice equips the reader to use fourteen key social work theories to guide each phase of the planned change process, from engagement through to evaluation. Suitable for a generalist approach, this book illustrates the value of applying theory to practice in a variety of social work roles, across diverse... more...

  • Supervision in Social Workby Alfred Kadushin; Daniel Harkness

    Columbia University Press 2014; US$ 89.99

    First published in 1976, Supervision in Social Work has become an essential text for social work educators and students, detailing the state of the field and the place, function, and challenges of supervision in social work practice. This fifth edition takes into account the sizable number of articles and books published on supervision since 2002.... more...