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The Protection of Children (Second Edition): State Intervention and Family Life
By Robert Dingwall
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Robert Dingwall, John Eekelaar and Topsy Murray's classic study of law & social work in action is based on the most extensive investigation of child abuse/neglect in Britain. It follows cases from the first detection of mistreatment to the resolution (or otherwise) of the problem. Famed for coining the oft-used (and misplaced) phrase "the rule of optimism," the book is updated in the 2014 edition.
Guidelines To Active Workers
By Sri Sathya Sai Baba
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 26,720. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Sri Sathya Sai Sadhana Trust, Publications Division. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work
Bhagawan Sri Sathya Sai Baba lays down the rules and principles to be followed in Sathya Sai Organizations all over the world. By following His guidelines, which are oriented towards transforming the individual, in order to enable him to walk the golden road of spirituality, we can promote our spiritual growth and hasten our arrival at our journey's end – home – to God.
Motivational Interviewing 101
By Lamont Clark
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Motivational Interviewing is now established as an evidence-based practice in the treatment of individuals with substance use disorders. In this book we wanted to give you a simple, broad overview of the concepts of MI.
The New Social Worker® Magazine's Back-to-School Guide for Social Work Students
By Linda May Grobman & Karen Zgoda
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,040. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013 by White Hat Communications. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Student life
Edited by Linda May Grobman & Karen Zgoda. For this volume in the “Best of The New Social Worker” series, the editors have chosen articles from The New Social Worker magazine that we think you will find most relevant as you start the new school term. We also asked social work experts to provide tips for new and returning students.
The Brightness of Stars: Stories of Adults Who Came Through The British Care System
By Lisa Cherry
Price: $4.58 USD. Words: 41,850. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Imagine not knowing what happens to your child after the age of 18 or 21 years old. The data currently collected is only part of the story; there is no data collected at the point of entry into the system and none collected from adults who have experienced being in care and have had the opportunity to reflect upon what happened and therefore contribute to policy making.
The Social Worker Survival Guide
By Jane Dode
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
In this volume I discuss the four biggest unpleasant surprises that recent graduates and newly employed social workers are confronted with in their career. These four surprises are also the biggest causes of burnout, bitterness, and early retirement (including getting fired and changing careers). However, this can be avoided. Most postgraduate college courses for this profession will not teach
حقوق الإنسان في الخدمة الاجتماعية
By ahmed abd el raoof
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: Arabic. Published: January 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
حقوق الإنسان في الخدمة الاجتماعية تعتبر حقوق الإنسان قديمة قدم البشرية نفسها فقد ظهرت بوادر فى المجتمعات البدائية ثم تبلورت عندما عاش الإنسان فى ظل الحضارات القديمة الفرعونية والإغريقية والرومانية وتعددت أشكالها وملامحها وإن كانت لم تأخذ حداً مميز أن يعيش الأفراد فى ظل حقوق متساوية بين المجتمع .
Molly
By Gustavo Franco, Sr
Price: $4.05 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Esta es la historia de Molly Malone, una mujer ofuscada por las normativas internas y los reglamentos. A Molly, que llegó a Barcelona sin recursos económicos, los servicios sociales de la Direcció Total d’Atenció a la Infància i l’Adolescència (DTAIA) de la Generalitat de Cataluña le arrebataron a su única hija, Sara.
A Brief Introduction to Using an Evidence-Based Humanistic Solution Focused Approach to Working with Parents to Reduce Anti-Social Behaviour & Youth Offending
By Dan Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
This short eBook is an introduction to the work carried out by the author into the use of a Humanistic Solution Focused Approach to supporting parents with the aim of reducing youth offending and anti-social behaviour. This eBook also introduces an overview of the evidence gathered by the author based on 321 parents offered support, looking at the impact this approach had on reducing youth crime.
Flower City
By Jean-Nichol Dufour
Price: Free! Words: 48,040. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Important revision 2014 coming in december. This is part 8 of a 10 books suite. This one is the continuation of the life reality description; I will start describing how the reality will be given birth, but the main emphasis will be on the creation of the first flower city. Along with that there will be many basic drawings of how the first flower city will wor
美国参议院外交委员会西藏访问报告(2011)SFRC: A Trip Report About Tibet
By Zhe Yi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 280. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
本报告是美国参议院外交委员会成员在2010年9月7日到19日期间访问西藏的见闻,也是2008年西藏骚乱之后的第一次。本次访问的路线由参议院外交委员会职员设计,沿途了解各行各业藏人的生活,同时覆盖农村和城市。报告配有20多幅图片,并给出了对美国西藏政策的建议。