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Advocating for Children in Foster and Kinship Care
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presented by Mitchell Rosenwald, fl. 2007 and Beth N. Riley, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 272 page(s)
This book is the first to provide strategies for effective advocacy and placement within the foster care and kinship care systems. It also takes a rare look at the dynamics of the foster and kinship relationship, not just among children and the agency workers and service providers who intervene on their behalf, bu...
presented by Mitchell Rosenwald, fl. 2007 and Beth N. Riley, fl. 2010 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2010), 272 page(s)
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African Americans and Depression: Signs, Awareness, Treatment, and Interventions
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presented by Pamela P. Martin, fl. 2011, Lani V. Jones, fl. 2009 and Julia F. Hastings, fl. 2008 (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 132 page(s)
Depression does not discriminate, and yet the ways in which people and communities view and react to depression differ. The unique experiences of African Americans are often taken into account when examining other topics of interest, but mental health in general is often overlooked. African Americans and Depressio...
presented by Pamela P. Martin, fl. 2011, Lani V. Jones, fl. 2009 and Julia F. Hastings, fl. 2008 (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2015, originally published 2015), 132 page(s)
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Baby Boomers of Color
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presented by Melvin Delgado, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2014), 292 page(s)
Because researchers often treat baby boomers of color as belonging to one group, quality data on the individual status of specific racial populations is lacking, leading to insufficiently designed programs, policies, and services. The absence of data is a testament to the invisibility of baby boomers of color in s...
presented by Melvin Delgado, fl. 2004 (New York, NY: Columbia University Press, originally published 2014), 292 page(s)
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Billy Says…Waiting Can be Hard
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written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 5 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
This series of six picture books guides children through a range of issues relating to fostering and adoption by focusing on the experiences of a five-year-old girl called Kirsty and her magic doll Billy. Billy talks to Kirsty, explains what is happening to her and explores Kirsty's feelings during her journey fro...
written by Joanne Alper, fl. 2006, in Billy Says... Series, Book 5 (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, originally published 2015), 19 page(s)
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Busker's Guide, The Busker's Guide to Participation (Second Edition)
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written by Philip Waters, 1970-, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 74 page(s)
"Participation? Of course we do - every Wednesday without fail..."· What is participation?· What's the difference between 'adult-led' and 'child-led' participation?· And do we really need to do it at all?This second edition of The Busker's Guide to Participation sets out to help us understand our values and rea...
written by Philip Waters, 1970-, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2009), 74 page(s)
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Busker's Guide, The Busker's Guide to Risk (Second Edition)
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written by Shelly Newstead, fl. 1990, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2008), 71 page(s)
'You just can't let them do anything anymore you know...' Why is risk important in children's play? How can we protect children's right to play and protect children at the same time? What is risk-benefit assessment and how can it help - rather than hinder - adults who work where children play? 'The Busker's Guide...
written by Shelly Newstead, fl. 1990, in Busker's Guide (London, England: Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2016, originally published 2008), 71 page(s)
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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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Cohabitation Nation?: Gender, Class, and the Remaking of Relationships
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written by Amanda Jayne Miller, 1979- and Sharon Sassler, 1962- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2017), 294 page(s)
written by Amanda Jayne Miller, 1979- and Sharon Sassler, 1962- (Oakland, CA: University of California Press, 2017), 294 page(s)
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The Color of Social Policy
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edited by Tricia B. Bent-Goodley, fl. 2003 and King E. Davis, fl. 2000 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2004, originally published 2004), 264 page(s)
This painstakingly well-documented text researches multiple centuries of social policies aimed at the control of people of color in the United States from the earliest years of the republic to the present day. Beginning with the U.S. colonial period, three chapters provide the historical context for understanding...
edited by Tricia B. Bent-Goodley, fl. 2003 and King E. Davis, fl. 2000 (Alexandria, VA: Council on Social Work Education, 2004, originally published 2004), 264 page(s)
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