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  • Ethics and Values in Social Workby Allan E. Barsky

    Oxford University Press, USA 2009; US$ 48.99

    In a unique and student-friendly package, Ethics and Values in Social Work offers a series of learning modules that will ensure graduates receive a comprehensive ethics and values education. Designed to be easily incorporated into any curriculum, each module helps students integrate the knowledge, skills, self-awareness, and critical thinking abilities... more...

  • Die Person als Organon in der Sozialen Arbeitby

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2013; US$ 49.95

    Soziale Arbeit ist eine personenbezogene Arbeit. Sie vollzieht sich im Wesentlichen zwischen Personen, wovon in der Regel eine hilfebedürftig und die andere unterstützend bzw. anleitend ist. Personen als beruflich Tätige bzw. Handelnde sind damit das wichtigste Medium in der Sozialen Arbeit. Dieses Buch greift erstmalig diesen Themenbereich sowohl... more...

  • Partizipation und Soziale Arbeitby Bringfriede Scheu; Otger Autrata

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.95

    Partizipation ist zu einem omnipräsenten Stichwort in der Sozialen Arbeit geworden. Dabei wurde allerdings Partizipation zu einer Leerformel: Was genau eigentlich gemeint wird, wenn von Partizipation gesprochen oder geschrieben wird, ist kaum mehr erkennbar. Bringfriede Scheu und Otger Autrata leiten ein grundlegendes Verständnis von Partizipation... more...

  • Safeguarding Children and Young Peopleby Stella Coleman; Corinne May-Chahal

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 52.95

    What does the novice practitioner or the experienced practitioner moving into child care work from another sector need to know to practice effectively? What skills do they need to call on? In this valuable addition to The Social Work Skills Series , Stella Coleman and Corinne May-Chahal bring together their considerable teaching and practice experience... more...

  • The Call of Serviceby Robert Coles

    Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 1994; US$ 14.99

    In this book, Coles explores the concept of idealism and why it necessary to the individual and society. more...

  • Social Work with Groupsby N. Sullivan; L. Mitchell; D. Goodman; N.C. Lang; E.S. Mesbur

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 68.95

    Help change the world by bringing ideas of social justice into your group work practice! Social workers who use hip-hop music to reach out to troubled adolescents. Practitioners who compare First Nations talking circles with social work practice with groups. A retired professor who transforms the way her fellow senior living center residents participate... more...

  • Life for Me Ain't Been No Crystal Stairby Susan Sheehan

    Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2013; US$ 15.00

    On October 7, 1984, Crystal Taylor gave birth to a baby boy whom she named Daquan. Crystal was only fourteen. She was living with a boyfriend whom she was too young to marry, and her mother was addicted to heroin and cocaine. So under the law, Crystal and Daquan became wards of New York State?s foster-care system?a sprawling, often slipshod web of... more...

  • Empirie der Kinder- und Jugendverbandsarbeitby Melanie Oechler; Holger Schmidt

    Springer 2013; US$ 39.99

    Im Rückgriff auf über 130 Studien aus den letzten 100 Jahren wird in diesem Band zum ersten Mal die vorliegende empirische Forschung zur Kinder- und Jugendverbandsarbeit verdichtet. Die Vielzahl an Arbeiten und Analysen zeigt, dass das Handlungsfeld alles andere als forschungsarm ist. Bezogen auf diesen Forschungsstand reflektieren die Autorinnen und... more...

  • Human Services Integrationby Michael J Austin

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 120.00

    Addressing the multiple meanings of service integration, Human Services Integration analyzes how motivations and expectations for social service integration differ significantly among different players in the service system. In a period of major budget cutbacks and welfare reform, however, it is important that service providers collaborate to reduce... more...

  • Human Rights and Social Justice in a Global Perspectiveby Susan C. Mapp

    Oxford University Press, USA 2014; US$ 44.99

    Recognizing the growing importance of awareness of international social issues for social workers, this thoroughly revised edition provides an updated introduction to a variety of these issues in the Global South, including AIDS, forced labor and war and conflict. A new issue in this edition is examining how the changing physical environment impacts... more...