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  1. Nepotism in Organizations

    Edited by Robert G. Jones

    Series: SIOP Organizational Frontiers Series

    There is a huge elephant in the room: organizational decisions are often based on family relationships, rather than on the ‘rational’ approach advocated by many professionals. Textbooks on Human Resources, Management, Organizational Behavior, Economics, Public Administration, and a host of related...

    Published September 5th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Social Work and Child Services

    Edited by Sharon Duca Palmer

    Bringing together the results of studies of child services from diverse countries and cultures, this book covers a broad array of topical issues and social work interventions. It examines adolescent emotional health, children of substance abusers, childhood depression and teenage suicide, children’...

    Published April 14th 2011 by Apple Academic Press

  3. Social Work in Public Health and Hospitals

    Edited by Sharon Duca Palmer

    Social Work in Public Health and Hospitals explores a variety of issues related to social work in hospital settings as well as the public policy concerns that guide them. Topics discussed include hospital stays for the elderly, identifying postnatal depression during well-child visits,...

    Published April 14th 2011 by Apple Academic Press

  4. Social Work and Community Practice

    Edited by Sharon Duca Palmer

    This book explores a variety of physical, mental, and lifestyle challenges faced by community populations. Some of the topics discussed include homelessness, smoking trends among certain populations, mental health issues among different age and gender groups, substance abuse, and domestic violence....

    Published April 14th 2011 by Apple Academic Press

  5. Social Work and Geriatric Services

    Edited by Sharon Duca Palmer

    Social Work & Geriatric Services examines many facets concerning the care of the elderly. Topics discussed include chronic disease prevalence, conducting research with older people, cognitive functioning and social integration, exercise for the elderly, suicide and depression in the elderly,...

    Published April 14th 2011 by Apple Academic Press

  6. Social Work in Mental Health and Substance Abuse

    Edited by Sharon Duca Palmer

    This book examines many of the predominant issues in the field of social work in mental health and substance abuse today. Topics discussed include incarceration of drug abusers, methadone treatment for heroin users, and substance abuse among sex workers. It also examines how parental smoking...

    Published April 14th 2011 by Apple Academic Press

  7. A Mathematical Look at Politics

    By E. Arthur Robinson, Jr., Daniel H. Ullman

    What Ralph Nader's spoiler role in the 2000 presidential election tells us about the American political system. Why Montana went to court to switch the 1990 apportionment to Dean’s method. How the US tried to use game theory to win the Cold War, and why it didn’t work. When students realize that...

    Published December 8th 2010 by CRC Press

  8. Promoting Sustainable Local and Community Economic Development

    By Roland V. Anglin

    Series: ASPA Series in Public Administration and Public Policy

    Growing local economies, empowering communities, revitalizing downtowns, developing entrepreneurship, building leadership, and enhancing nonprofits — you can achieve all these benefits and more with a comprehensive and strategic revitalization plan. Chronicling the struggle of local revitalization...

    Published August 15th 2010 by CRC Press

  9. Group Performance

    By Bernard A. Nijstad

    Series: Social Psychology: A Modular Course

    People interact and perform in group settings in all areas of life. Organizations and businesses are increasingly structuring work around groups and teams. Every day, we work in groups such as families, friendship groups, societies and sports teams, to make decisions and plans, solve problems,...

    Published June 22nd 2009 by Psychology Press

  10. Work Group Learning

    Understanding, Improving and Assessing How Groups Learn in Organizations

    Edited by Valerie Sessa, Manuel London

    This contributed book shapes the emerging field of group learning by drawing on research from leading theoreticians and researchers. Author contributions aggregate existing theory and research and go beyond this foundation to examine new insights about how groups learn and what they learn, factors...

    Published December 13th 2007 by Psychology Press