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Civic Work, Civic Lessons: Two Generations Reflect on Public Service
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written by Thomas Ehrlich, 1934- and Ernestine Fu, fl. 2013 (Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 2013, originally published 2013), 180 page(s)
Civic Work, Civic Lessons explains how and why people of all ages, and particularly young people, should engage in public service as a vocation or avocation. Its authors are 57 years apart in age, but united in their passion for public service, which they term 'civic work.' The book provides unique intergeneration...
written by Thomas Ehrlich, 1934- and Ernestine Fu, fl. 2013 (Lanham, MD: University Press of America, 2013, originally published 2013), 180 page(s)
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Learning to Teach, Teaching to Learn: A Guide for Social Work Field Education (2nd Edition)
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presented by Cheryl L. Franks, fl. 2000, Jeanne Bertrand Finch, fl. 1997 and Carmen Ortiz Hendricks, 1947-2016 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2013), 465 page(s)
Since publication of the first edition in 2005, Learning to Teach, Teaching to Learn has been a trusted resource for social work field education, the heart of social work education. Lauded as “a well-balanced and realistic discussion of all aspects of working with students” (Anne E. Fortune, University at Alba...
presented by Cheryl L. Franks, fl. 2000, Jeanne Bertrand Finch, fl. 1997 and Carmen Ortiz Hendricks, 1947-2016 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2013), 465 page(s)
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The Social in the Global: social theory, governmentality and global politics
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written by Jonathan Joseph, fl. 2007 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 320 page(s)
How do influential social ideas contribute to global governance? This book takes an original approach to international relations by looking at the way social ideas help to portray the world in a particular way. Jonathan Joseph begins by analysing the role of important concepts such as globalisation, global civil s...
written by Jonathan Joseph, fl. 2007 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2012, originally published 2012), 320 page(s)
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Social work in Rural Communities, Fifth Edition (Fifth Edition)
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edited by Leon Ginsberg, 1936- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2011, originally published 2011), 432 page(s)
This book is the fifth in a series of compendia edited by Leon Ginsberg on modern approaches to social work in rural communities. Rural social workers face special problems, such as professional isolation, lack of supervision, the almost inevitable existence of dual relationships, and the different scale and empha...
edited by Leon Ginsberg, 1936- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2011, originally published 2011), 432 page(s)
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Social Perspective: The Missing Element in Mental Health Practice
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presented by Richard U'Ren, 1939- (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2011, originally published 2011), 232 page(s)
Social Perspective explores the impact of social factors on individual health, a topic often overlooked in the practice of psychiatry, psychology, and medicine. Richard U'Ren synthesizes viewpoints and information usually dispersed among many disciplines to show how social roles, political-economic conditions, and...
presented by Richard U'Ren, 1939- (Toronto, ON: University of Toronto Press, 2011, originally published 2011), 232 page(s)
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Social Work Practice Research for the Twenty-first Century
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edited by Katharine Briar-Lawson, fl. 1976, Philip McCallion, fl. 1993 and Anne E. Fortune, fl. 1978 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2010, originally published 2010), 334 page(s)
Social work professionals must demonstrate their effectiveness to legislators and governments, not to mention clients and incoming practitioners. A thorough evaluation of the activities, ethics, and outcomes of social work practice is critical to maintaining investment and interest in the profession and improving...
edited by Katharine Briar-Lawson, fl. 1976, Philip McCallion, fl. 1993 and Anne E. Fortune, fl. 1978 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, 2010, originally published 2010), 334 page(s)
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Transnational Social Work Practice
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edited by Rich Furman, fl. 2009 and Nalini Negi, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 256 page(s)
A growing number of people—immigrants, refugees, asylum-seekers, displaced individuals, and families—lead lives that transcend national boundaries. Often because of economic pressures, these individuals continually move through places, countries, and cultures, becoming exposed to unique risk and protective fac...
edited by Rich Furman, fl. 2009 and Nalini Negi, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 256 page(s)
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Guidebook for International Field Placements and Student Exchanges
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presented by Patricia B. Lager, fl. 2010, Sally G. Mathiesen, fl. 2010, Mark E. Rodgers, fl. 2010 and Shirley E. Cox, fl. 2010 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2010, originally published 2010), 192 page(s)
Drawing from the literature on international social work and the authors' extensive diverse experiences in this area, this book identifies and describes the necessary components of international placements to help programs not only maximize learning for the student, but also meet the requirements of the field curr...
presented by Patricia B. Lager, fl. 2010, Sally G. Mathiesen, fl. 2010, Mark E. Rodgers, fl. 2010 and Shirley E. Cox, fl. 2010 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2010, originally published 2010), 192 page(s)
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Delivering Home-Based Services
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edited by Elizabeth M. Tracy, fl. 2009 and Susan F. Allen, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2009), 344 page(s)
Service providers are increasingly called upon to serve clients at home, a setting even a seasoned professional can find difficult to negotiate. From monitoring the health of older populations to managing paroled offenders, preventing child abuse, and reunifying families, home-based services require models that en...
edited by Elizabeth M. Tracy, fl. 2009 and Susan F. Allen, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2009), 344 page(s)
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Teaching Social Work Values and Ethics: A Curriculum Resource (Second Edition)
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edited by Kim Strom-Gottfried, fl. 2009, Phyllis N. Black, 1936- and Elaine P. Congress, fl. 1995 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2009), 194 page(s)
Congress, Black, and Strom-Gottfried cover the gamut of values and ethics issues affecting social work curricula at the BSW and MSW degree levels, as well as those complying with CSWE’s 2008 Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards. This book’s course outlines, interactive learning techniques, technologi...
edited by Kim Strom-Gottfried, fl. 2009, Phyllis N. Black, 1936- and Elaine P. Congress, fl. 1995 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2009), 194 page(s)
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