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Call to Teach: Philosophy, Process, and pragmatics of Social Work Education
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presented by Raymond Fox, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2013, originally published 2013), 207 page(s)
“Teaching is the substantive business of academe. It is often viewed, however, as an expectable given, a routine function, an intrusion to be tolerated rather than an attribute to be cultivated,” states author Raymond Fox in the Preface to The Call to Teach. In this book Fox looks at teaching from the opposite...
presented by Raymond Fox, fl. 2013 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2013, originally published 2013), 207 page(s)
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Cambridge Companions to Management, Diversity at Work
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edited by Arthur P. Brief, fl. 1968, in Cambridge Companions to Management (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 388 page(s)
What effects do racism, sexism and other forms of discrimination have on the functioning of organizations? Is there a way of managing organizations such that we can benefit both the members of traditionally disadvantaged groups and the organizations in which they work? Discrimination on the basis of race or gender...
edited by Arthur P. Brief, fl. 1968, in Cambridge Companions to Management (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2008, originally published 2008), 388 page(s)
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Cambridge Cultural Social Studies, The Work of Global Justice: Human Rights as Practices
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presented by Fuyuki Kurasawa, 1972-, in Cambridge Cultural Social Studies (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 258 page(s)
Human rights have been generally understood as juridical products, organizational outcomes or abstract principles that are realized through formal means such as passing laws, creating institutions or formulating ideals. In this book, Fuyuki Kurasawa argues that we must reverse this 'top-down' focus by examining ho...
presented by Fuyuki Kurasawa, 1972-, in Cambridge Cultural Social Studies (Cambridge, England: Cambridge University Press, 2007, originally published 2007), 258 page(s)
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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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Can: Mental Illness and Recovery in the Asian-American Community
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written by Pearl Park; directed by Pearl Park (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 5 mins
In a culture where mental problems are often viewed as a stigma that brings shame to the family, this documentary breaks an important silence. CAN is a seminal film about Asian Americans suffering from mental illness. In a culture where mental problems are often viewed as a stigma that brings shame to the family,...
written by Pearl Park; directed by Pearl Park (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2012), 1 hour 5 mins
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Canners
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directed by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931-; produced by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931-, Streetwise Films (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 1 hour 17 mins
Manfred Kirchheimer, director of award-winning films such as Stations of the Elevated and Tall: The American Skyscraper and Louis Sullivan, whom the New York Times recently called "an indispensable New York filmmaker," takes to the streets in an ode to the men and women who earn their daily bread by diligently col...
directed by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931-; produced by Manfred Kirchheimer, 1931-, Streetwise Films (New York: Grasshopper Film, 2014), 1 hour 17 mins
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Case Scenarios for Teaching and Learning Social Work Practice
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edited by Shirley M. Haulotte, fl. 2001 and Jane A. Kretzschmar, fl. 2001 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2001, originally published 2001), 144 page(s)
Suitable for practice courses at the BSW or MSW levels, the 40 carefully crafted vignettes in this collection are drawn from actual cases and combine practitioner expertise, rigorous scholarship, and current social work knowledge. A wide range of settings, client systems, and problems are presented, as are suggest...
edited by Shirley M. Haulotte, fl. 2001 and Jane A. Kretzschmar, fl. 2001 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2001, originally published 2001), 144 page(s)
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The Causes and Consequences of Group Violence: From Bullies to Terrorists
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edited by Marc Lucht, fl. 1999, John Ryan, fl. 2007 and James Hawdon, fl. 2005 (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014, originally published 2014), 304 page(s)
The Causes and Consequences of Group Violence: From Bullies to Terrorists offers a transnational and transdisciplinary investigation of the causes and consequences of violence, ranging from bullying and hate crimes to revolutions, genocide, and acts of terrorism. Editors James Hawdon, John Ryan, and Mark Lucht bri...
edited by Marc Lucht, fl. 1999, John Ryan, fl. 2007 and James Hawdon, fl. 2005 (Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2014, originally published 2014), 304 page(s)
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Challenges in Professional Supervision: Current Themes and Models for Practice
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written by Allyson Davys, fl. 2010 and Liz Beddoe, fl. 2010 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 250 page(s)
Challenges in Professional Supervision draws on the latest research and theory to explore issues, trends and developments in supervision work. The provision of excellent supervision is strongly linked to improved performance and staff retention. In this book, supervision is examined across a broad range of setting...
written by Allyson Davys, fl. 2010 and Liz Beddoe, fl. 2010 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2016), 250 page(s)
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Challenging Stress, Burnout and Rust-Out: Finding Balance in Busy Lives
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written by Teena Clouston, fl. 2005 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
A balanced lifestyle enhances health, happiness and wellbeing. With practical techniques and strategies, this book explores how this balance can be found and how stress and anxiety, which are linked to being overworked and over busy, may be alleviated. It begins by examining the state of work-life imbalance in our...
written by Teena Clouston, fl. 2005 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 210 page(s)
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