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Family and Social Change: The Household as a Process in an Industrializing Community
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written by Angélique Janssens, 1955-, in Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy and Society in Past Time, 21 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1993, originally published 1993), 342 page(s)
This book examines the effects of nineteenth-century industrialization on the strength of relationships within the family and between generations. Dr. Janssens' quantitative approach, based on Dutch population registers, reveals a new perspective: although family life did go through some changes, early industriali...
written by Angélique Janssens, 1955-, in Cambridge Studies in Population, Economy and Society in Past Time, 21 (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 1993, originally published 1993), 342 page(s)
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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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Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 2, Vol. 5, 2014, Clinical Social Work, No. 2, Vol. 5, 2014
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edited by Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh, 1936- and Michael Olah, fl. 2010, in Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 2, Vol. 5, 2014 (Vienna, Vienna State: International Society of Applied Preventive Medicine i-gap, 2014, originally published 2014), 204 page(s)
edited by Peter G. Fedor-Freybergh, 1936- and Michael Olah, fl. 2010, in Clinical Social Work and Health Intervention, No. 2, Vol. 5, 2014 (Vienna, Vienna State: International Society of Applied Preventive Medicine i-gap, 2014, originally published 2014), 204 page(s)
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From Exclusion to Reciprocity: Learning from Success
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written by Jean-Michel Defromont, 1951-; presented by Jona M. Rosenfeld, 1922- (Lanham, MD: Hamilton Books, 2017, originally published 2017), 164 page(s)
Prof. Jona Rosenfeld is one of Israel's pioneering social workers. This, his autobiography, is a vivid testimony to his long life dedicated to social work, sociology, psychotherapy and social action. Born in Germany, in 1933 he immigrated with his family to Palestine. In the nascent state of Israel, Rosenfeld very...
written by Jean-Michel Defromont, 1951-; presented by Jona M. Rosenfeld, 1922- (Lanham, MD: Hamilton Books, 2017, originally published 2017), 164 page(s)
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Management and Leadership in Social Work Practice and Education
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edited by Leon Ginsberg, 1936- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2008, originally published 2008), 502 page(s)
Through his compilation of information on the essentials of management and leadership, Ginsberg presents insightful solutions that can help any social worker maximize his or her contributions to the profession. More than 30 widely acclaimed topic experts offer advice for various organizational settings—health, m...
edited by Leon Ginsberg, 1936- (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2008, originally published 2008), 502 page(s)
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Research Highlights in Social Work, Innovations in Social Work Research
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edited by Aidan Worsley, fl. 2004, Roger Smith, fl. 1995 and Louise Hardwick, in Research Highlights in Social Work (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 378 page(s)
A valuable reference to help practising researchers not only to understand but also to apply innovative approaches to social work research. Featuring extended case studies of actual research projects, the book provides an overview of a number of central features and qualities of social work research. It incorporat...
edited by Aidan Worsley, fl. 2004, Roger Smith, fl. 1995 and Louise Hardwick, in Research Highlights in Social Work (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 378 page(s)
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Restorative Theory in Practice: Insights Into What Works and Why
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edited by Belinda Hopkins, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 250 page(s)
Restorative practice is an innovative approach to thinking about, and addressing, conflict and bullying, as well as disruptive, challenging and criminal behaviour. The approach is increasingly used to transform the culture of organisations, institutions and services and the way people communicate with one another....
edited by Belinda Hopkins, fl. 2016 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 250 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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Theories in Social Work Practice
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directed by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015; produced by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015, Promedion (Lexington, KY: Promedion, 2005), 32 mins
What is social work? Social workers' definitions. NASW practice sections. Brief history of social work. Classical theorists - Durkheim, Weber, Freud. II. Critical analysis of theory: what are theories? How to evaluate a theory for specific applicability in social work practice. III. Orienting theories: used t...
directed by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015; produced by Banning Lary, fl. 1972-2015, Promedion (Lexington, KY: Promedion, 2005), 32 mins
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