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  • Konfrontative Pädagogikby Jens Weidner; Rainer Kilb

    VS Verlag für Sozialwissenschaften 2008; US$ 23.64

    Konfrontative Pädagogik ist ein hoffnungsvoller, neuer Trend in Sozialer Arbeit und Erziehungswissenschaft und er stellt eine Ergänzung zur akzeptierenden Toleranz der 68er-Pädagogik dar. Die konfrontative Pädagogik soll in der Arbeit mit mehrfach auffälligen jungen Menschen helfen. more...

  • Ragged Londonby Michael FitzGerald

    The History Press 2011; US$ 12.49

    Ragged London describes life in the rookeries of London, where forty people would live together in one room. Although life was a constant struggle against famine, disease and violence, the people enjoyed a closeness that was moer than the result of overcrowding. Their lives were lived entirely within the 'mean streets' of their little corner of London.... more...

  • The Minds of Marginalized Black Menby Jr. Alford A. Young

    Princeton University Press 2011; US$ 46.00 US$ 41.86

    While we hear much about the "culture of poverty" that keeps poor black men poor, we know little about how such men understand their social position and relationship to the American dream. Moving beyond stereotypes, this book examines how twenty-six poverty-stricken African American men from Chicago view their prospects for getting ahead. It documents... more...

  • Fundraising and the Next Generationby Emily Davis

    Wiley 2012; US$ 59.00 US$ 51.99

    Step-by-step guidance to key fundraising methods to attract, engage, and retain donors of all ages Fundraising and the Next Generation brings readers up to date on cases, research, opportunities, and challenges regarding philanthropy's next generation. Readers will learn practical strategies for cultivation, solicitation, and stewardship of Gen... more...

  • Strategieorientierte Personalentwicklung in Genossenschaftsbankenby Elke Schax; Prof. Dr. Rolf Dobischat

    Deutscher Universitätsverlag 2007; US$ 56.54

    Elke Schax stellt zunächst ein Modell der strategieorientierten PE unter besonderer Berücksichtigung der betrieblichen Weiterbildung dar. Auf der Basis dieses theoretischen Bezugsrahmens beleuchtet sie die Praxis in Genossenschaftsbanken anhand von über 1300 VR-Banken – bei einer Rücklaufquote von 31,20 %. Dabei stehen Ursachen- und Wirkungsanalysen... more...

  • Social Administrationby Roger A. Lohmann

    Columbia University Press 2001; US$ 79.99

    By making explicit linkages both to social work practice and to the history of management thought, covering the rapidly expanding field of nonprofit studies, and incorporating management approaches from Henri Fayol's principles to Total Quality Managem more...

  • The Task Plannerby William J. Reid

    Columbia University Press 2000; US$ 49.99

    A comprehensive, A-to-Z set of task planners for more than one hundred psychosocial problems from alcoholism and anxiety to domestic violence and sexual abuse. Each entry includes a menu of actions the client can undertake to affect resolution, a guide to the practitioner's role in facilitating these actions, and a reference list. An accompanying... more...

  • Fundraising, Sponsoring und Spenden für Dummiesby John Mutz; Katherine Murray; Gerhard Franken

    Wiley 2012; US$ 21.95 US$ 19.75

    Gemeinn�tzige Organisationen nehmen immer h�ufiger Fundraiser ins Boot, um Mittel zu beschaffen. "Fundraising, Sponsoring und Spenden f�r Dummies" f�hrt Sie in das Fundraising ein und begleitet Sie bei der Vorbereitung, Erstellung, Umsetzung und Bewertung eines Fundraising-Systems. Wie entwickeln Sie als Fundraiser einen Fundraising-Plan? Wie... more...

  • Contemporary Issues of Careby Roberta R. Greene

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 65.95

    Make sure your clients get the best possible care throughout their lives Contemporary Issues of Care presents the latest research findings on human behavior and the social environment for social workers practicing at the individual, family, and community levels. This timely book applies the functional-age model on intergenerational therapy (FAM)... more...

  • Celebrity Humanitarianismby Ilan Kapoor

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 47.95

    In the last two decades especially, we have witnessed the rise of ‘celebrity’ forms of global humanitarianism and charity work, spearheaded by entertainment stars, billionaires, and activist NGOs (e.g. Bob Geldof, Bono, Angelina Jolie, Madonna, Bill Gates, George Soros, Save Darfur, Medeçins Sans Frontières ). This book examines this new phenomenon,... more...