- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
The Meaning of Home- Voices from the Streets by Anne Kidd
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,800. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
This book explores the notion and meaning of home from various perspectives. It is about what it is like to live and experience a life of homelessness in Melbourne. Despite the awful things that happen in the lives of the nine people; the violence and drug use and the toughness of life on the streets, it is full of hope.
Project Feed Your Farmers by Yogesh Vyas
Price: Free! Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / sustainable development
this is a very important topic to me and that is why i have made it free. the concept is here in front of you and i think it can solve many problems. many will find it stupid but "stupid" is a very important word. Stupid is equal to infinitive. :) anyways just see this and everyone is invited to criticize and all are most welcome to help in implementing it.
How to Do Social Work: Steps towards Effective Social Work Practice by Neil Thompson
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 13,740. Language: British English. Published: July 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Leading social work author, Neil Thompson, offers guidance on how to be an effective social worker. Based on his extensive experience as a practitioner, manager, educator, writer and consultant, this helpful guide offers invaluable insights into what it takes to succeed in social work. Social work is a highly demanding profession, but one that also offers the potential for significant rewards.
Sistematik Ve Alfabetik Sınıflama Düzenlerinin Bilgiye, Belgeye Konusal Erişim Açısından Karşılaştırılması by Sedat Aksoy
Price: Free! Words: 77,400. Language: Turkish. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Essay » Literature
Sınıflama sadece eserlerin raflarda konularına göre sistematik olarak düzenlenmesi şeklinde görülemez. Aksi takdirde sınıflama gibi önemli ve çok geniş bir kavramı fazlasıyla dar bir anlamda ele alıyor ve faydalarından cüzi miktarda yararlanıyor olmuş oluruz. Bu da gerçeği, olanı yansıtmaz. Sınıflamanın kısaca, benzer bilgi ve belgeleri bir araya getirme, gruplandırma faaliyeti..
Known to Social Services by Freya Barrington
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / general
Written from life experience and ringing with authenticity, Known to Social Services follows Diane Foster, a dedicated social worker, into the grim, grey world of the Deacon Hill estate in Millbrook and the tormented lives of its inhabitants.
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Law » Family law
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Volunteer Work, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social 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. Categories: 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, 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 Social Worker Survival Guide by Jane Dode
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Career Guides » Social Services
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. Categories: 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. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Essay » Sociology
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Criminal, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
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: 49,270. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / General
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 is the creation of the first flower city, which has nothing to do with the flower power thing. Along with that there will be many basic drawings of how this first city will work.
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work