Category: Social Work

By Patricia E Higham

ISBN-10: 1412908566

ISBN-13: 9781412908566

ISBN-10: 1412908574

ISBN-13: 9781412908573

ISBN-10: 1847878164

ISBN-13: 9781847878168

What's the function of social paintings? What does it suggest to be a social employee? What are the alterations affecting social paintings education? creation to Social paintings addresses those questions and gives an figuring out of the information, values, and talents specifications social paintings. the writer has performed a key position in developing the topic benchmarks for the social paintings measure and provides a reflective and considerate statement upon education, schooling and perform. Written in a full of life and readable type, the booklet captures the essence of the adjustments sweeping via social paintings and engages the reader in those debates. Key beneficial properties of this e-book contain: - entire content material based round the guidance for education and perform - Bridges the distance among concept and real-life perform - Student-friendly good points akin to case-studies, dialogue questions, additional interpreting and a word list This interesting ebook might be a middle textbook for trainee social staff as they growth in the course of the qualifying social paintings measure, or as they start their perform as newly certified employees looking to consolidate their studying. `The special point of this e-book which distinguishes it from different rivals is that it's developed explicitly round the key roles and benchmark statements...this e-book will supply whatever new and engaging to the turning out to be box of social paintings schooling literature and is perhaps correct to either scholars and practitioners within the united kingdom and in other places' - Dr Caroline Skehill, Queens collage Belfast

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By Christine Anlauf Sabatino

ISBN-10: 0199934622

ISBN-13: 9780199934621

College social staff have interaction in numerous different types of session each day, but they infrequently take into consideration or describe this paintings as 'consultation.' extra, college social paintings perform study unearths that session is likely one of the most often played perform projects, but session is never outlined at school social paintings literature or examine.

This e-book adapts the session thought and perform framework recommend via June Gallessich (1982) that defines session in particular phrases and proposes that there are six types of session. those versions are organizational session, application session, schooling and coaching session, psychological health and wellbeing session, behavioral session, and medical case session. The types are differentiated in keeping with their challenge concentration, consequence objective, intervention tools, swap methods, energy base, and cost system.

School social paintings session prone are a massive pathway to assist tuition platforms satisfy their academic venture and to assist university team of workers turn into more beneficial of their expert paintings. it truly is in line with present traits in academic coverage that decision upon university social staff to take a multisystem method of addressing college wishes on a school-wide, class-wide, or person point.

The overarching aim of the e-book is to supply institution social employees with the information, ability, and self assurance to enforce session companies. session is a robust way to 'realize the promise of the whole-school procedure' and to aid houses, faculties, and groups foster university good fortune and pupil overall healthiness.

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By Calvin R. Brunner

ISBN-10: 1461295858

ISBN-13: 9781461295853

ISBN-10: 1461325390

ISBN-13: 9781461325390

This is a accomplished instruction manual at the dating of pollution to incineration. Incineration is turning into the primary approach to facing lots of our waste items and its most important envi­ ronmental influence is at the air. This e-book comprises details on emissions in addition to on gear layout. chapters care for the laws governing incinerator emissions in addition to the thermal destruction of dangerous wastes. 4 chapters describe the character of the emissions generated by way of the incin­ eration technique. those particulate, gaseous, and smell emissions, are harmful in addition to deleterious to public health and aesthetics. additionally incorporated is an entire and well timed dialogue of dioxin iteration and discharges. 3 chapters describe the incineration gear more often than not use this present day and strategies of calculating fuel flows and air discharges from those platforms. 5 chapters speak about the categories of fuel cleansing gear to be had with sizing details and anticipated efficiencies. the character of the fuel cleansing approach is mentioned intimately. standards for number of the opti­ mum process for a specific program can also be incorporated. The dispersion of an atmospheric discharge to the encircling components and/or groups is an important crisis in assessing the character of that discharge and its impression, or capability dangers. A bankruptcy is dedicated to a relative easy approach to estimating atmospheric dispersion.

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By Fabian Kessl, Melanie Plößer

ISBN-10: 353116371X

ISBN-13: 9783531163710

Wie muss Soziale Arbeit auf die fachlich und politisch hochaktuelle Aufgabenstellung eines Umgangs mit Differenz und Andersheit reagieren? Das Lehrbuch diskutiert dieses grundlegende Verhältnis von Sozialer Arbeit, Andersheit und Normalisierung. Die Autorinnen und Autoren stellen außerdem vor, wie Differenzen sozialpädagogisch und sozialpolitisch thematisiert werden und zeigen, wie differenzorientierte Ansätze auch (dilemmatische) Effekte (re)produzieren.

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By Paul Henderson

ISBN-10: 0415520002

ISBN-13: 9780415520003

Skills in Neighbourhood Work is a convention textbook. It explains the talents, wisdom and methods wanted by means of neighborhood employees and different practitioners to paintings successfully in and with groups.

While the foundations and strategies it describes have stood the try out of time, the political, financial and social adjustments that have taken position because the booklet was once first released have made new variants crucial. Rewritten and up-to-date, and together with new perform examples, the fourth version keeps the entire functional info wanted through the coed or practitioner yet units it within the modern context. together with a eu point of view and perspectives from the USA and Australia, it covers:

  • starting, helping and finishing paintings with group teams
  • evaluation
  • data assortment
  • goals and priorities
  • making contacts
  • group paintings
  • helping teams paintings with different corporations.

This important textbook is vital interpreting for college kids and practitioners of group work.

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By Gwynn Davis

ISBN-10: 0203161017

ISBN-13: 9780203161012

ISBN-10: 0415067081

ISBN-13: 9780415067089

Examines the reports of the reparative schemes organize in the felony justice platforms of united kingdom, united states, and Germany within the Nineteen Eighties. The authors show how the legal justice associations have been unresponsive to those makes an attempt to recast justice.

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A considerate textual content integrating strengths, resources, and capacity-building topics with modern matters in rural social paintings practice

Now in its moment version, Rural Social paintings is a set of contributed readings from social paintings students, scholars, and practitioners proposing a framework for source development in response to the strengths, resources, and capacities of individuals, a device crucial for operating with rural communities.

This advisor considers tools for social staff to take part within the paintings of maintaining rural groups. each one bankruptcy includes a analyzing integrating the subjects of capacity-building and rural social paintings; dialogue questions that facilitate serious pondering round the bankruptcy; and steered actions and assignments.

Rural Social paintings, moment version explores:
Important perform matters in rural groups, together with the demanding situations of operating with stigmatized populations similar to homosexual, lesbian, bisexual, and transgendered humans, the homeless, and other people residing with HIV/AIDS perform types that carry specific promise for rural social employees, together with evidence-based perform and neighborhood partnership types more recent examine instruments comparable to asset mapping, social community research, inspiration mapping, and Geographic details platforms (GIS)

Exploring how social staff can combine the great assets that exist in rural groups into their perform, Rural Social paintings, moment variation presents an exceptional creation to the complicated, tough, and profitable paintings of creating and maintaining rural groups.

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