The Social Work Experience

The Social Work Experience
Author: Mary Ann Suppes,Carolyn Cressy Wells
Publsiher: Prentice Hall
Total Pages: 528
Release: 2012-06-27
ISBN 10: 9780205223091
ISBN 13: 0205223095
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Learn how social workers use their professional expertise to assist people. This text is part of the Connecting Core Competencies Series. The Social Work Experience: An Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare introduces students to the profession of social work including eight major fields of practice, and provides in-depth discussion of social welfare policy, its history, contemporary issues, and probable future trends. The book helps students understand how social workers use their professional expertise to assist people in solving a wide variety of problems to improve their lives. There are three major parts: The first part, Social Work and its Context, comprises four chapters which introduce the profession of social work, provide theoretical perspectives underlying generalist practice, investigate the concept of social justice, and explore social welfare policy and its history. The second part, Professional Practice Settings, offers an in-depth discussion of eight fields of practice: family and children's services, mental health, health care, schools, older adult services, criminal justice, and developmental disabilities. The third and final part, A Look to the Future, views the profession through the eyes of futurists and explores the challenges and opportunities that await new social workers. A better teaching and learning experience This program will provide a better teaching and learning experience--for you and your students. Here's how: Improve Critical Thinking -- Discussions on values, ethics, human diversity, and generalist social work practice throughout stimulate students to think critically about varying issues. Engage Students -- Case studies introduce each chapter and are carefully developed to illustrate the myriad of problems that social workers deal with in daily practice. Explore Current Issues -- Includes new content on a variety of issues, including policy diversity, the environment, and much more. Apply CSWE Core Competencies -- The text integrates the 2008 CSWE EPAS, with critical thinking questions and practice tests to assess student understanding and development of competency. Support Instructors -- An Instructor's Manual and Test Bank, Computerized Test Bank (MyTest), BlackBoard Test Item File, and PowerPoint presentations are included in the outstanding supplements package.

Introduction to Social Welfare and Social Work

Introduction to Social Welfare and Social Work
Author: Katherine S. Van Wormer
Publsiher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
Total Pages: 458
Release: 2006
ISBN 10: 9780534642822
ISBN 13: 0534642829
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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This introductory social work book provides both a theoretical and applied overview of the U.S. social welfare system, with international perspectives throughout. Other strengths include themes of empowerment theory and practice and an ecosystems framework. Part I is devoted to the history of social work in the U.S. as well as issues of economic oppression, social oppression, human rights, and restorative justice. Part II is devoted to social work across the life cycle.

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Empowering People

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare  Empowering People
Author: Charles Zastrow
Publsiher: Nelson Education
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2009-08-06
ISBN 10: 1111789525
ISBN 13: 9781111789527
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The bestselling book on the market, Zastrow’s Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare: Empowering People, 10e is also acclaimed as the most comprehensive. Giving readers a thorough overview of the social work profession, the text examines contemporary society with a realistic view of social problems--equipping students with real-world insight they can put into practice. By presenting positive strategies in the context of the core values, ethics, skills, and knowledge base of today’s professional social worker, Zastrow encourages students to think about new and realistic ways to solve problems and empower clients. A wealth of social problems cases, exhibits, and tables helps students apply concepts and compare and contrast the issues. The Tenth Edition has been thoroughly updated to include the latest Standards updates as well as new and emerging issues from the field. Packed with cutting-edge coverage and comprehensive CSWE core content, Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare: Empowering People, 10e continues to inspire students while giving them true insight into real-world practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Charles Zastrow
Publsiher: Brooks Cole
Total Pages: 664
Release: 1996
ISBN 10: 9780534338527
ISBN 13: 0534338526
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Includes bibliographical refeerences and index.

Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Empowering People

Empowerment Series  Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare  Empowering People
Author: Charles Zastrow
Publsiher: Nelson Education
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2016-03-04
ISBN 10: 130538833X
ISBN 13: 9781305388338
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Empowering People Book Review:

Offering a contemporary, comprehensive overview of the Social Work profession, Zastrow's bestselling INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE: EMPOWERING PEOPLE gives you a glimpse into contemporary society with a realistic view of social problems. By presenting positive strategies in the context of the core values, ethics, skills, and knowledge base of today's professional social worker, Zastrow encourages you to think critically about new and workable ways to solve problems and empower clients. Case studies, exhibits and tables on social problems give you hands-on experience applying concepts and comparing and contrasting important issues. The twelfth edition includes comprehensive Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) core content that aligns with the latest Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS), as well as insightful coverage of new and emerging issues, making it the number one book for social work students.

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Charles H. Zastrow
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 680
Release: 2000
ISBN 10: 9780534367015
ISBN 13: 0534367011
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Social Work and Social Welfare

Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Marla Berg-Weger
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 432
Release: 2013-05-20
ISBN 10: 1136314350
ISBN 13: 9781136314353
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Social Work and Social Welfare Book Review:

Social Work and Social Welfare: An Invitation is a nationally recognized, best-selling text and unique website for US Introductory Social Work and Social Welfare courses. It provides students with the knowledge, skills, and values that are essential for working with individuals, families, groups, organizations, communities, and public policy in a variety of practice settings. This new third edition is an up-to-date profile of the world in which today’s social workers practice, with current demographic, statistical, legislative, policy, and research information; sensitive discussions of contemporary ethical issues; and new first-person narratives from social workers in a variety of fields. The call to become engaged in some of society’s most challenging issues is clearer than in previous editions.

Social Work in the 21st Century

Social Work in the 21st Century
Author: Morley D. Glicken
Publsiher: SAGE Publications
Total Pages: 696
Release: 2010-12-08
ISBN 10: 1483315029
ISBN 13: 9781483315027
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Social Work in the 21st Century Book Review:

A student-friendly introduction to the field of social work, social welfare, and the profession of social work, social issues, and social welfare Designed to get students excited about the profession and thinking critically about what social workers do and how they operate within the larger system, this Second Edition explores social issues in the United States, looks at how the social welfare system attempts to resolve these issues, and considers the many roles assumed by professional social workers within the social welfare system. This edition offers new and revised coverage throughout and reflects recent current events, including the historic 2008 presidential election, catastrophes such as Hurricane Katrina and the Haiti earthquake, and government responses.

Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work Social Welfare Critical Thinking Perspectives

Empowerment Series  Introduction to Social Work   Social Welfare  Critical Thinking Perspectives
Author: Karen K. Kirst-Ashman
Publsiher: Nelson Education
Total Pages: 608
Release: 2016
ISBN 10: 1305856082
ISBN 13: 9781305856080
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work Social Welfare Critical Thinking Perspectives Book Review:

Karen K. Kirst-Ashman’s introductory book enhances readers’ ability to grasp the essence and spirit of generalist social work and the issues in social welfare that social workers address every day. Giving those who are contemplating a career in social work a solid introduction to the profession, Kirst-Ashman presents a balanced introductory look within a unifying theme of critical thinking that trains readers to be more evaluative of key concepts. This fifth edition is completely updated in every chapter, and includes practice concepts, social welfare policy concepts, history and current state of the profession, the contexts of practice and populations served, and professional development. Written in a clear and straightforward manner, the book provides numerous case examples to illustrate social work practice. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Mary Wirtz Macht,José B. Ashford
Publsiher: Merrill Publishing Company
Total Pages: 453
Release: 1991
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015021985612
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Introduction to Social Work Social Welfare

Introduction to Social Work   Social Welfare
Author: Anonim
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 329
Release: 2016
ISBN 10: 9781305928176
ISBN 13: 1305928172
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Social Work and Social Welfare

Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Jerry D. Marx,C. Anne Broussard,Fleur A. Hopper
Publsiher: Pearson College Division
Total Pages: 410
Release: 2011
ISBN 10: 9780205502295
ISBN 13: 0205502296
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Social Work and Social Welfare Book Review:

With its focus on "demonstrated competency," Social Work and Social Welfare: An Introduction provides an additional rationale and theme illustrating how social work and social welfare require collaborative efforts in advancing social and economic well-being.). As a historically collaborative profession across broader societal institutions (business and government), students new to social work will be able to learn what social workers do and how their work relates to other professions such as sociology, psychology, human services, and counseling.

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Karen K. Kirst-Ashman
Publsiher: Brooks/Cole Publishing Company
Total Pages: 517
Release: 2007
ISBN 10: 9780495002444
ISBN 13: 0495002445
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare Book Review:

Karen K. Kirst-Ashman's introductory text enhances students' ability to grasp the essence and spirit of generalist social work and the issues in social welfare that social workers address everyday. Intended to give students contemplating a career in social work a solid introduction to the profession, Kirst-Ashman presents a balanced, introductory look at the profession, practice concepts, social welfare policy concepts, the history and current concerns of the profession of social work, contexts and populations served, and student development. The book also presents a unifying theme of critical thinking, intended to train students to be more evaluative of key concepts in social work from the very commencement of their interest in this potential career.

Introduction to Social Work Social Welfare

Introduction to Social Work   Social Welfare
Author: Karen Kirst-Ashman
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 576
Release: 2012-02-01
ISBN 10: 9781133354987
ISBN 13: 113335498X
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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Designed to give your students a solid introduction to the profession of social work, INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE, 4E, International Edition helps students understand the issues that social workers address every day. Using clear, engaging prose, author Kirst-Ashman presents a balanced overview within a unifying theme of critical thinking that will train students to be more evaluative of key concepts. In addition, studying is made easy with the Book Companion Website, which provides students with opportunities to complete self-assessments as well as pre- and post-tests for each chapter. Thoughtful case studies found throughout the text show you what social-work practice looks like in different contexts and with different populations. INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE, 4E, International Edition also boasts a thorough set of instructor focused resources that helps instructors streamline and maximize the effectiveness of their course preparation.

Brooks Cole Empowerment Series Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare

Brooks Cole Empowerment Series  Introduction to Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Charles Zastrow
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 640
Release: 2013-03-15
ISBN 10: 1285077172
ISBN 13: 9781285077178
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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The bestselling introductory Social Work book on the market, Zastrow's INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE: EMPOWERING PEOPLE, 11th Edition, is also lauded for being the most comprehensive. In addition to giving readers a thorough overview of the social work profession, this text offers a realistic view of social problems in contemporary society, equipping students with real-world insight that they can apply in practice. By presenting positive strategies in the context of the core values, ethics, skills, and knowledge base of today's professional social worker, Zastrow encourages readers to think critically about new, workable methods for problem-solving and empowering clients. Contemporary social problems case studies, exhibits, and tables help users apply concepts and compare and contrast issues. The Eleventh Edition has been thoroughly updated to include the latest NASW Standards, as well as new and emerging issues from the field. Packed with cutting-edge coverage and comprehensive CSWE core content, INTRODUCTION TO SOCIAL WORK AND SOCIAL WELFARE: EMPOWERING PEOPLE, 11th Edition, continues to inspire readers while giving them insight into real-world practice. Available with InfoTrac Student Collections http://gocengage.com/infotrac. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Introduction to Social Work

Introduction to Social Work
Author: Lisa E. Cox,Carolyn J. Tice,Dennis D. Long
Publsiher: SAGE Publications
Total Pages: 440
Release: 2017-11-29
ISBN 10: 1506394515
ISBN 13: 9781506394510
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Introduction to Social Work Book Review:

The best-selling Introduction to Social Work by Lisa E. Cox, Carolyn J. Tice, and Dennis D. Long takes students to the root of the social work profession by covering its history, practice settings, and career paths within a unique advocacy framework. This advocacy practice and policy model comprised of four components—economic and social justice, a supportive environment, human needs and rights, and political access—provides an effective lens for viewing today’s social issues. Throughout the book, an emphasis on advocacy underscores the transformative opportunities and contributions of social work on not just the clinical/client level, but also at organizational, community, national, and international levels. The Second Edition closely aligns with the latest Educational Policy and Accreditation Standards (EPAS) from the Council on Social Work Education (CSWE) and references the 2018 Code of Ethics from the National Association of Social Workers (NASW). Through the authors’ inclusion of reflective practice, students will be encouraged to engage in critical thought and contemplate a career in social work.

Social Work and Social Welfare

Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: Marla Berg-Weger
Publsiher: Routledge
Total Pages: 666
Release: 2016-02-05
ISBN 10: 1317592026
ISBN 13: 9781317592020
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Social Work and Social Welfare Book Review:

Social Work and Social Welfare: An Invitation is a best-selling text and website for introduction to social work courses. It provides students with the knowledge, skills, and values that are essential for working with individuals, families, groups, organizations, communities, and public policy in a variety of practice settings. The new edition calls students to become engaged in some of society’s most challenging issues through diverse case studies and an emphasis on global issues. Students will read accounts of real-world social work, such as in Chapter 8 where thirteen social workers share their experiences in twelve different practice settings, including health and mental health, criminal justice, school, public health, and rural settings. Social workers describe working with children and families, immigrants and refugees, military veterans and families, older adults, persons with addictions, and persons with disabilities. This edition also includes new profiles of social workers and one older adult that depict individual journeys, contemporary practice areas, and challenges. The fourth edition of Social Work and Social Welfare is in full color, with more visuals and photos throughout. As with previous editions, this book is an up-to-date profile of the world in which today’s social workers practice, with current demographic, statistical, legislative, policy, and research information; and sensitive discussions of contemporary ethical issues. The text includes exercises from six interactive cases, including the new case, Brickville. Visit www.routledgesw.com for the detailed cases and companion materials that teach students about social work through practice.

Social Work Practice and Social Welfare Policy in the United States

Social Work Practice and Social Welfare Policy in the United States
Author: Philip R. Popple
Publsiher: Oxford University Press
Total Pages: 376
Release: 2018
ISBN 10: 0190607327
ISBN 13: 9780190607326
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Social Work Practice and Social Welfare Policy in the United States Book Review:

Introduction -- Social welfare in the new nation, 1776-1865 -- America confronts poverty, 1776-1860 -- Modern America, modern problems: 1860-1900 -- Scientific charity, 1850-1900 -- Progress in social welfare, 1895-1929 -- The birth of a profession: 1898-1930 -- Crises: the great depression and World War II -- The Depression: a crisis for the new profession, 1930-1945 -- America's welfare state experiment: 1945-1974 -- Social work practice, 1945-1974 -- Ending welfare as we know it -- Social work in the conservative 21st century welfare state

Social Work and Social Welfare

Social Work and Social Welfare
Author: W. Joseph Heffernan,Guy Shuttlesworth,Rosalie Ambrosino
Publsiher: Brooks Cole
Total Pages: 591
Release: 1997
ISBN 10: 9780314067159
ISBN 13: 0314067159
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Social Work and Social Welfare Book Review:

Underscoring the belief that approaches to social welfare have changed over the decades, while the needs to which the social work profession respond remain much the same, the authors offer a text that helps students develop a frame of reference to understand social welfare and an approach to address social issues which will serve them well in times of committment and retrenchment.

Introduction to Social Welfare and Social Work

Introduction to Social Welfare and Social Work
Author: Beulah Roberts Compton
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 598
Release: 1980
ISBN 10:
ISBN 13: UOM:39015016154141
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

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