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Booze, Bullets and the Blues by John Beattie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
An Irish Social Worker's candid and sometimes hilarious life story. John tells how his own struggles with mental health issues inspired him to become a Social Worker. He reveals how his career took him to the frontline of Ulster's sectarian violence and then across the world to Australia. Readers are encouraged to face life's challenges with hope and optimism and to have fun!
Mission in the City: Hopes and Dreams – My Story by Shirley-Joy Barrow
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2018 by Philip Garside. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Church / Leadership, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Powerful stories of Christian social service. Journey with deacon Shirley-Joy Barrow as she shares her inspiring story of being City Missioner in Whanganui from 2004 to 2011. Working together, her team found that they could achieve much more than their individual skills and capabilities led them to expect. They developed effective ways to respond to the people on the margins of society.
J'ai été sous l'emprise d'une perverse narcissique pendant 4 ans (Analyse des Manipulateurs émotionnels) by Julien Mauvoisin
Price: $6.15 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: French. Published: March 8, 2018 by Jank Moovy. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Ce livre revient à travers le témoignage de Julien Mauvoisin sur la manipulation émotionnelle d'une perverse narcissique pendant 4 ans. Entre dénigrements, rabaissements, humiliations, brimades, culpabilisations, l'auteur revient sur le cauchemar enduré par ces proies dites victimes de ce "crime parfait" pendant souvent plusieurs années. Il finit par livrer ses analyses et autres conseils.
Unifying Differences Across Borders by Carla Monarca
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 35,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
This reading will explore Culture Shock and Reverse Culture Shock; helping in detecting the symptoms, and walking through a series of steps for the purpose of overcoming the obstacles that may be felt at different stages. By using personal examples, concepts, and models, travelers will be able to overcome challenging situations and lead them to becoming a multicultural individual.
Challenging to Change by Choice by Carla Monarca
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 43,270. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
Through this reading we will have the opportunity to learn about one of the many coexisting subcultures. Who are the blind and is this a culture of blindness? Be ready to learn about a group of people that live their lives among the sighted but are many times in the invisible.
The Meaning of Home- Voices from the Streets by Anne Kidd
Price: Free! 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.
Hold On Tight: A son's memoir of maternal attachment by Nostoi Publishing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work
This memoir is about the bond between us and what we both chose to do with it.
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. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Relationships & 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, LLC. 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.
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 & 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.
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.
Flower City by Jean-Nichol Dufour
Price: Free! Words: 48,000. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Social Work, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, & 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. Along with that there will be many basic drawings of how this first city will work.